Fashion magazines show them, top boutiques sell them, and everyone wants them: blouses with beaded necklines; jeans and jackets encrusted with jewels; and pretty dresses adorned with embroidery, studs, and ribbons. The price tags for these gorgeous garments may not be wallet friendly - but the techniques are. Thanks to this lavishly illustrated manual, anyone can use iron-on motifs, appliquAcs, decorative stitchery, cutwork, paint, and other embellishments to dress up plain garments for a night on the town. It takes only basic skills to whip up a Sweet Flowers a Pearls Sweater, Feathered Fringed Purse, Lacy Sophisticated Suit, and Bejeweled Belts. Beautiful photographs of over 45 restyled creations provide inspiration. So why hesitate? There's a t-shirt out there just waiting for its makeover!Using two strands of embroidery floss, stitch the flowers centers to the jacket through the petals with straight running stitches approximately 1/8aquot; from the edge. 4. ... Lay the jacket flat and position the as- sorted jewels on the jacket, using the photo as a guide for placement. ... Daisy aamp; Leaf Enlarge 122% for Actual Size SUPPLIES Base: Sleeveless t-shirt Embellishments: Dimensional fabric paint a Peridot.
|Publisher||:||Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. - 2008|