My 2021 motto is DBD X BDB which stands for: Designed by Dana NOT Been Done Before so if you appreciate unique gifts we are meant for eachother!
You will feel luxurious in the high quality natural silk decor for your wrist, hair and neck.
This triangular ivory silk chiffon scarf is embellished with 3 corner details worth of Swarovski crystals. It measures 12"x12"x20" This is the only scarf I made using the same crystals as a decoration. I usually stitch on a variety of colors but this 1 is so elegant I think I need to make more!
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This is how I make them:
I cut perfect squares using an age old time-consuming technique then hand stitch a rolled edge. I occasionally use contrasting thread to accentuate the handmade quality of the piece.
Next I double knot Swarovski crystals & pearls to both the front and back with a sturdy metallic thread. This is a very tedious process and well worth it for the effect!
The types of fabric I offer are:
A) The 100% silk chiffon is a shear lightweight fabric, very soft to the touch and flows breezily with your movements.
Available in: Creamy Ivory Chiffon, Matte Brown Chiffon, Lime Green with a hint of Olive Chiffon, ultra soft Japanese Pure Pink, ultra soft Japanese Pure Tangerine, Aqua Blue Crinkle, Lilac Crinkle
B) The sheer black 100% silk organza is a solid, durable medium weight fabric with a bit of a stiff hand. It is like the night sky... the perfect backdrop to set the colors of the embellishments off with a cosmic flare.
C) The ultra sheer poly organza (100% polyester) is a very-very loose weave. This lightweight fabric is available in: Black- ultra loose weave, Russet Brown- loose weave, Shimmery White- ultra loose weave, Olive Green- loose weave
The ultra sheer organza offers the exact sexy bohemian look I was aiming for. This is the most delicate fabric by far and as such extra care must be taken to protect it from unnecessary harsh wear and tear. This is especially important when used as a wrist decoration which can be more exposed to external elements than a neck scarf.
Please wear this collection with an understanding that it is to be treated like fine lingerie... revered as a couture slice of Heaven!
How to care for your scarf: Hand wash in lukewarm water with a little liquid soap and lay flat on a towel to dry. Enjoy!
A little about me:
I appreciate hand made objects d'art and the old world style rarely found in America. I am influenced by great artists and designers and pride myself on developing original works of art that are inspired by others. I never copy others. That would be beneath the true artist within.
Art is Freeing. Art allows a free flow of energy- from the Universe/God through the artist's hands into the finished product. You don't always know what the end result will be when you dive in wholeheartedly. I find this to be a thrilling experience.
The act of making art... artistry... begets even more creativity... creation is a wonderful thing.