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« on: December 25, 2009 12:22:34 PM »

My friend loves embellishment and I always make her broaches...

This time i decided to hand make her a rosette...



I started off with two straight pieces of fabric. I slip stitch and rouched up both pieces of fabric, but with the none stripey piece I over locked one side first. I didnt do this to the other fabric as I think it looks quite nice when it freys over time.



Then I sewd one piece ontop of the other and sewed some buttons into the centre.



I added a strip of fabric folded over and secured that to the back. Then to cover up th sewing mess and to make it a little more durable I put a circle of grey felt on the back. Then a small strip of grey felt to attach the pin.



and there's me modelling it! argh...I should have put some make up on first!...but you get the idea!

A pretty simple for lovely gift.

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« Reply #1 on: December 26, 2009 05:32:42 AM »

Cute ! I love the colors  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: December 31, 2009 04:08:01 AM »

thanks! she seemed to love it.
I'm going to break some clocks and make a steampunk inspired rosette for the new year!
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