Here are nine original projects inspired by the elegance and sophistication of styles from the 1920s to the 1950s. There's also a purse pattern so that any of the bags can be enhanced with a pretty matching purse. The bags are made from easily acquired materials using straightforward techniques and come in a range of beautiful shades that give them a really stunning and unique look. Designs range in skill level, so if you are new to the craft you can start simply, then move on gradually to more challenging projects as your ability increases and your creativity blossoms.
- - 8 bag designs to make, inspired by vintage fashion but perfect for modern living
- - Includes basic techniques and ideas for embellishments
- - Designs made using workable patterns and easily accessible modern materials
- - Make matching purses to compliment each bag
During the past 20 years, Emma Brennan has run a small business designing vintage-inspired fashions, accessories, and costume jewelry. She now sells a wide range of jewelry and handbags through exclusive boutiques and galleries, and under her label, Charlie's Aunt, on her website www.charliesaunt.com. She is a qualified further education tutor and has taught courses in handbag, accessory and jewelry design. Emma has also staged fashion shows and given lectures on the historical influences of her designs. Her books for GMC Publications include Making Vintage Accessories and Making Vintage Jewelry.
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Table Of Contents No Intro No ISBN 978-1-78494-169-7 Video No Author Emma Brennan Publication Year 2016 Dimensions No Pages 48 Photo No Drawings No Other Formats No Cover Booklet
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