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How to Add Embellishments

Jan 27, 2011
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Summer is a time for paring down, shedding layers, and simplifying. But who says you have to forgo the kind of unique details that turn a basic garment into a head-turner? To create a wardrobe of easy-to-wear summer pieces that are anything but boring, add intricate-looking edge and surface embellishments. Start with well-fitting patterns and delicious, cool fabrics, and then indulge your craving for adornment. You’ll have fun learning the techniques and love wearing the finished results. In this article from Threads #149, Anna Mazur shares four simple embellishments that make any garment special.

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