Waste not…WANT. Multi-colored, one-of-a-kind patchwork pom poms

I have a lot of scraps of this recycled fur, from other projects over the past few years. It struck me last week that there is something I can do with them. They are time consuming to make, but they’re worth it. It’s recycled recycling! Here are some that I’ve made and there are more to come – visit elle Vintage often — I’ll be listing a new one every day or so over the next few weeks. I am also making them in faux fur. If there is a color combination you want that will match your hat exactly, hit me up — I can probably make it for you!

 

 

 

 

 

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Retro wraparound earmuffs

They’re hard to find, but here they are – full fur headband earmuffs at elle Vintage. Available in faux fur and real recycled mink fur. If you have a request for a certain color, contact me at elle@ellevintage.com.

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Ballet Slipper Pink Beige Faux Fur

 

See more colors here.

Irma and pillows

–That’s what occupied my time and my heart this weekend.

As I worked, CNN was queued on the TV — “drowned out” a bit by the rat-a-tat-tat of my sewing machine. I marathon-ed 7 gorgeous pillow covers since Friday and all the while, my thoughts and best wishes were with everyone affected by the storm. I am pretty amazed at how cool the people of the state of Florida are (and Texas too, for that matter); their composure, organization, grace and resilience. I have no doubt that they will be back on their feet in record time.

I hope that you will all be home-sweet-home and settled in again soon.

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2017 Fall and Winter color trends

Color Palette for New York

“Bookended by a dynamic Grenadine red and a tawny Autumn Maple, the color palette for Fall 2017 leans more to warmth, “ says Eiseman. “While comforting, enveloping colors and ease are crucial to the seasonal feeling, standout shades include a pale pink Ballet Slipper, a refreshing Golden Lime, and a bright Marina blue. These hues add a striking touch when paired with the classic autumnal shades of Navy Peony, Neutral Gray, Butterrum and Tawny Port.” …more

Lovely! Come bask in the warmth of the Fall and Winter color trends at elle Vintage. Click on any product image below, for more photos and details.

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