Friday, 27 August 2010

... new vintage bags...

gorgeous vintage leather cross body bag decorated
with vintage fabric fabric, lace and buttons

red leather 70s/80's clutch bag
with salvaged fabric bow and vintage button

black/brown leather 1980's clutch bag
with vintage rosette and cute vintage heart button.

black leather vintage purse with
fabric bow and vintage button

1960's ladylike handbag with vintage fabric bows and buttons

organic cotton scarf with frill and embellished
with vintage fabric rosettes and buttons.

organic cotton scarf with vintage
buttons and vintage fabric rosettes

new cute bow earrings are just a few of the bow earrings...
a large selection can be seen at Design Circus
shop in West Bridgford

... rosette and bow haircombs ...

... new shoe bows and new packaging!! ...

more cute brooches...
... cute brooches ...
made using reclaimed and vintage
fabrics, buttons and trimmings

Sunday, 2 May 2010

Hello! welcome to my first blog!

Spring has sprung in the land of Trace the Rose!!
Bows seem to have taken over my life and I'm loving getting stuck into making lots of lovely stuff!
Here are a few of the things I have been making in the last few weeks

bow- tiful shoe clips!!
perfect to pretty up ballet pumps, flip flops and sandals,

strings of beads are adorned with delicate fabric bows,
made using salvaged fabrics and vintage buttons

Pretty hairslides x

a selection of haircombs

fabric covered alicebands

organic and fair trade cotton bags with screen print and
applique details, perfect for a spot of shopping! x

handmade cards

A couple of lovely vintage leather bags with fabric bow corsages.

a selection of vintage clutch bags embellished with fabric bows