LoveMaegan was inspired by many of the trendy embellished collar tip designs out there and eventually come up with her own spin and tutorial. She embroidered glass pearls, vintage rhinestone earrings, buttons and beads from her broken necklace for her drop dead gorgeous collar tips.
The blouse will have to be carefully hand washed or even dry cleaned. I think embellishing a coat or jacket collars are also a good idea - less frequent laundering for those garments!
But if you don't want to embroider, consider her other post on 10 Easy Ways to Upcycle Rhinestone Earrings. Every single one is a fabulous idea so I highly recommend you visit her blog for this post. One of them involves making over the rhinestone earrings into brooches which can be pinned to embellish collars of any outfit! So no worries regarding the laundering.
Before You Go:
- How to Make Convertible Brooch Pendant Necklaces
- Awesome Upcycled Jewelry by Victoria Tane
- How to Make a Necklace from Clip On Earrings
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