Thursday, April 3, 2014

Why not sport a Turban?

For some time now I have been intrigued by Turbans, but the only ones I have come across are" new " (as opposed to vintage) thick red velvet ones that I would go for but for the fact that when I tried it on I looked like a cheezy version of a fortune teller, not very stylish.
Fast forward to a recent artsy/crafty Green With Indie Craft Show  we went to where I found the perfect, fabulous fitting Turban which I instantly purchased and wore on the spot. I received several compliments that day which then egged me on to find out how to make them myself.
After a bit of You Tube searching I found my exact style I purchased. 
After a quick trip to the fabric store, I set to snipping and sewing and then I popped it on my noggin and briskly headed for mirror .... Success!!!! 
Aaaand then I cranked out several more and am quite obsessed. 
Lovely Roz at Clothes, Camera's and Coffee, I thought of you as I made these, as you are a long haired beauty who always look's smashing in one. I nod my Turban to you, and wish you and everyone a...
Happy, happy, Thursday:)

This was the one I became smitten with from the Green With Indie Show

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Watercolor to relax

I've been down with a lousy cold this past week, and when I started finally feeling better I felt like cracking open my watercolor paint box and just painting willy nilly. All it takes is a blank book of crisp white paper to entice me to start playing.... Happy Tuesday