Wednesday, February 16, 2011

The Look for Less


This is my Dolce & Gabbana inspired jacket. I found the vintage sweater while thrifting. 


The roses are made using a wool knit remnant. I just stitched a bias tube and applied the rose using an embroidery stitch. If you are the visual type there is a great tutorial here from Hot Patterns.
 

I took the roses all the way around the jacket back.

If you noticed the plaid skirt peeking out, it is a vintage re-fashion and I'll post it later.


3 comments:

Gail said...

Very clever trick.

Sarah said...

I love this. And seeing your posts pop up in my reader again! Thanks for inspiration... I see Spring!

elise said...

Okay, I'm completely loving your blog ! Thank you