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Topic: Svadhisthana - Vintage Crochet Flower Doily Inspired Mandala Vest  (Read 3941 times)
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« on: November 29, 2012 05:26:41 PM »

I choosed to call this vest with the Sanskrit name of the second chakra because the reddish orange flower center is positioned exactly on the back side of Svadhisthana. The 2nd chakra is associated with creativity and procreation. It also governs emotional and sensual aspects of our lives (passion).

This vintage doily inspired waistcoat's colors are: reddish orange, dark ocher yellow, sun yellow, grass green, teal, blue, and violet framed by black and multicolor yarns. Some of them are vintage, others are thrift store finds, the rest are recycled and new yarns. A great mix of wool blends and acrylic fibers! @;)



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« Reply #1 on: November 29, 2012 05:35:50 PM »

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WOW, PINNED,ROCKS AND SHARED.

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« Reply #3 on: November 29, 2012 06:06:54 PM »

I just looked at your flikr and etsy. So wonderful. I've never seen anything like your collection. Mad skills.
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Wow love them, you did a great job.
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« Reply #5 on: November 30, 2012 01:53:33 AM »

I literally gasped when I saw this... It's beautiful. It's so you and at the same time it's less flamboyant. I really really love it... Wish I could show it off Wink
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« Reply #6 on: November 30, 2012 05:09:15 AM »

I love that you named this for the sacral chakra. It really looks like you would radiate energy and light from there while wearing it. Beautiful on many levels. Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: November 30, 2012 07:42:52 AM »

Amazing how you blended this all together, very lovely results.
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« Reply #8 on: December 04, 2012 08:24:37 PM »

Thank You very much lovesclutter, Kcraft49, Lilibet, Abbeeroad and SiFi Mom!!!  Kiss
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« Reply #9 on: December 04, 2012 09:34:23 PM »

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« Reply #10 on: December 08, 2012 01:26:54 PM »

This is lovely, I so want to make one.  Cheesy
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« Reply #11 on: December 08, 2012 11:08:26 PM »

This is lovely, I so want to make one.  Cheesy

Thank You!  Wink
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This is amazing! Gorgeous!
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