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Topic: Skull Clutch: Inspired by a $1,500 accessory.  (Read 3525 times)
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« on: December 18, 2010 08:38:06 AM »

I'm really happy with how this DIY came out! Here is the clutch I made:



And here is one of the (many) inspiration pieces...Alexander McQueen's awesome skull clutches.


About $1595 at Saks Fifth Avenue. Picture is from Zappos.com


The supplies. I made this clutch using a simple, solid black eyeglass case...but of course there are tons of eyeglasse cases out there. You can get really creative with the shade/print/texture, depending on what eyeglass case you find.




I decided to make mine into a purse. But I can easily make it back into a clutch if I had used jump rings to connect the chain to the elastic loops. That can always be easily done if I decide to do that, though.



If you have any questions, just ask !
Enjoy. <3
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« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2010 09:07:41 AM »

That is awesome and I totally covet it!
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« Reply #2 on: December 18, 2010 09:08:28 AM »

You did an amazing job getting the look you want for a lot less! Very cool.
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« Reply #3 on: December 18, 2010 01:13:33 PM »

Amazing!! I'm planning on stealing that idea!
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« Reply #4 on: December 18, 2010 02:08:05 PM »

thats a really good idea!i would have never thought of that
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« Reply #5 on: December 18, 2010 04:55:17 PM »

 Huh  Who woulda thunk?  This is great!  I see myself stealing this "BRILLIANT" idea for some quick last minute gifts!  Thanks for sharing - you're brilliant!
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« Reply #6 on: December 18, 2010 06:03:19 PM »

What a fun, clever idea!
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« Reply #7 on: January 02, 2011 08:15:28 PM »

Very nice! I think it's better than the original! I'd totally use it, but I think it's a bit small for all the crap I carry around.  Tongue
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« Reply #8 on: January 03, 2011 09:05:07 AM »

Totally sweet skull clutch action!
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« Reply #9 on: January 21, 2011 08:01:01 PM »

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