By Bridgett Artise

Designer Bridgett Artise believes in moment chances—a philosophy that extends the entire strategy to her garments line, B. Artise Originals. type gave her a moment probability at happiness and luck, and, in flip, she offers classic clothing that experience misplaced their luster one other likelihood at being trendy. blending modern garments with the simplest parts of a classic piece—like the collar of a cool fifties housedress or the wallet of a seventies-style jacket—and piecing them again jointly in an entire new manner, she creates exceptional clothing which are either pattern atmosphere and undying.

An out of date ruffled blouse with incredible buttons, plus a cheap tank most sensible, can develop into a special best. A poodle skirt and that so-last-year’s knee-length cardigan sweater should be became something from a mini-poncho to a established tube most sensible. With models for each season, Born-Again classic comprises styles for:

•Pants that pair completely with iciness boots and a sweater gown that’s horny and simple
•A cropped jacket + sweater corset which are excellent for a flirty spring fling
•Dresses + luggage to maintain summer time effortless and breezy
•Pretty-in-a-blink attire + components for a massive evening out

Born-Again classic updates the tendencies of favor eras passed by and brings the unheard of caliber of classic right into a new age. entire with a classic procuring consultant, convenient variety tips, and concepts for reinventing disused cast-offs, Born-Again classic is a must have for classic consumers and sewers alike.

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With the tip of chainnose pliers, grasp the wire directly above the bead. Bend the wire (above the pliers) into a right angle. 2 Using roundnose pliers, position the jaws in the bend. 3 Bring the wire over the top jaw of the roundnose pliers. 5 Position the chainnose pliers’ jaws across the loop. 6 Wrap the wire around the wire stem, covering the stem between the loop and the top bead. Trim the excess wire and press the cut end close to the wraps with chainnose pliers. 4 Reposition the pliers’ lower jaw snugly into the loop.

5 Use a 6mm jump ring to attach a clasp to one side of the necklace. Use a 6mm jump ring to attach an extender chain to the other side of the necklace. Use an 8mm jump ring to attach a Swarovski drop to the end of the extender chain. 3 Make a lark’s head knot (Basics, p. 31) with a double length of leather cord through each strap end. 1 Use a pair of 8mm jump rings to connect one end of each strap assembly (Close-up) to the crystal ring. 2 Use assorted linked jump rings to attach assorted crystal drops to the center crystal ring.

Tail. Position the crystal at the top and between the two rings (the notches in the two rings should line up). String the long/working end of the wire through the large opening in the rings, and string the wire through the same crystal again. String the wire through the two rings again, string a crystal, and position the crystal in the next set of notches. Again, string the wire through the ring and back through the crystal just added. Continue to add crystals, always stringing twice through each crystal.

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