Wednesday, January 9

today in the studio ... vintage buttons on scrappy cuffs

Today I dipped into my little suitcase of vintage buttons to add the perfect finishing touch to this batch of scrappy cuffs.  In my head this suitcase is a bottomless pit, I hope my head is correct. The cuffs are made from linen scraps, of which I have a 5.3 lifetime supply, and they're freeform sewn in layers, with stuffed parts and wavy things and colored threads and frayed edges. So far everyone who has come through the door has grabbed them off my work table and made an oooh! noise, so that's good. Also, turquoise bangs: