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« on: July 30, 2013 01:50:13 PM »



I had a lovely Indian patchwork cushion which I loved. Sadly my puppy loved it too and spent an afternoon carfully dismantling the cushion, patch by patch. So I had all these wonderfully ornate embroidered patches and I just couldn't bear to throw them away. So, I used a pair of curtain tie backs as base, I covered them, them sewed and embroidered the patches to them, added details, beads and cabachons, a couple of curtain rings, Indian silk yarn and chain from a local DIY shop, and created this lovely tribal fushion belt.



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« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2013 03:20:23 PM »

very nice!!
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« Reply #2 on: July 30, 2013 03:50:03 PM »

Great job, Samsara!
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WorldDestroyer
« Reply #3 on: August 04, 2013 08:00:01 AM »

It turned out beautiful. It would have been a shame to waste something like that ,turning it into a belt was a clever idea.
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