InstructionsI sewed together 2 pieces of French ribbon that are both 2 inches in width and also 2 pieces of grosgrain ribbon that are 2 inches in width to get an overall 4 inch wide bag. The 2 pieces were sewn together, front and back and so that there was a front flap. The bag closed is 6 inches in length. The sides of the bag are sewed together with 11/0 seed beads, using a picot stitch. The seam in the ...
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Type of item: Accessory
Style: Romantic, Classic
2 pieces of French ribbon, 2 pieces grosgrain ribbon, Czech and Japanese seed beads 11/0, twisted bugle beads, glass button, Czech glass faceted beads, Nymo D thread.
What was your inspiration?
I love the Art Nouveau time period and when I was in a ribbon shop in the city I saw this French ribbon and it reminded me of that time period.
What are you most proud of?
The delicacy of the colors.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Find a ribbon that speaks to you and pair beads and design with them in beautiful patterns.