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How to upcycle and embellish jackets, coats and blazers garments? Find many ideas for a unique style on the DIY fashion blog Virginie Peny.

Customized blazer using safety pins: DIY idea for clothing


New Playgrounds

February 28th, 2012

There are some types of clothes that you never know how to wear. An example? The quilted jacket. I remember last year i wore it with a normal blazer, but that was not really fun. A pity, because i find that kind of jacket very interesting although not easy to pair with. Its “bomber” shape […]

Art Deco Upcycling

February 10th, 2012

Finally the weekend! There have been a lot of things to do, but i’ve finally finished the jacket… Art deco has been the main inspiration, remember here, i was still hesitating. I love the 3 tones leather patchwork on the pockets. I wish the weather is going to be not so cold so i can […]