Born-again Vintage: 25 Ways to Deconstruct, Reinvent, and Recycle Your Wardrobe (Hardback)
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Short Description for Born-again Vintage Offers vintage garment designs. Mixing contemporary clothing with some of the best elements of a vintage piece - like the collar of a funky fifties housedress or the pockets of a seventies-style jacket - this guide is suitable for vintage shoppers and sewers alike.
- Published: 09 December 2008
- Format: Hardback 144 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780307405272 ISBN 10: 0307405273
- Sales rank: 130,683
Full description for Born-again Vintage
Fashion designer Bridgett Artise gives vintage garments that have lost their lustre another chance at being fashionable. Mixing contemporary clothing with the best elements of a vintage piece - like the collar of a funky fifties housedress or the pockets of a seventies-style jacket - and piecing them back together in a whole new way, she creates one-of-a-kind garments that are both trend setting and timeless. An old-fashioned ruffled shirt with terrific buttons, plus an inexpensive tank top, can become a unique top. With fashions for every season, "Born-Again Vintage" updates the trends of fashion eras gone by and brings the unparalleled quality of vintage into a new age. Complete with a vintage shopping guide, handy style tips and ideas for reinventing disused cast-offs, this is a must-have for vintage shoppers and sewers alike.