Instructions are in the shop announcement at the top of the page.
The headpiece above is being given away to some lucky person 2 weeks from today.enter atRecycled Fashion to win.
(oh and Happy Birthday Igor!)
What do I do with scraps of my hand painted fabric?
These are American made metal shank buttons for sewing projects etc.The metal shank is easily removed with pliers and a firm tug.I have made some into hair pins for a local bricks and mortar.They could be cabs for bead artists or closures...
They move ,unlike my dress form, and it is the same feeling you get when you put up your paintings some place other than your own home.
You can find them on delightworthyn.com or if you prefer Etsy
(the dresses,not the models)
I have one that I wear and strangers come up to me to ask me about it so I figured I should make some for sale.I will be adding new colors.Any suggestions?
They are each 10 layers all cut into thin strips and pulled and twisted one by one.It takes some time but it is really fun to...
wordpress suffix (although I will still be using WordPress 'cuz I like it)
I will be migrating content (hopefully) and setting up a re direct (fingers crossed).
I am writing this because,truthfully,I am handling this all by my lonesome and I think we should expect a hiccup or two.
Young men returning from Grand Tour and Italy where they encountered 'macaroni' for the first time proceeded in forming the Macaroni Club.Henceforth things this dandified group enjoyed was considered very macaroni. (I couldn't make this up) "Stuck a feather in his cap and called it...
Today, the sales and marketing strategy of Bakari The Handmade Art is mainly online through its website at www.bakarionline.es. Before the summer ends, the e-shop it "opened" just a month and a half ago, will be lodged in a website that operates in English, Spanish and French. The brand...
It was probably yak hair!
How can you not love an Art Deco fantasy land and sparkly red shoes...oh and tornadoes with bicycle riders inside.I mean,really?
All refashioned,upcycled and hand stitched.Vintage metal sequins too.They don't make them like that anymore.
I knew going into this that the other entries would be over the top and stunning and I wasn't disappointed.Much like my artwork I generally prefer a subtler more...
Although this hat was not wearable or even really able to be fixed it was of a light weight woven grass like fiber and I thought I could cut it up around the ripped parts and make some things out of the pieces.
As I said it sat there because it was a ridiculous price.Finally I spoke to...