lace/ feather collar and amethyst necklace:
This neck-piece is made from a gorgeous feather-motif collar I bought from a textile shop. I had a small bag of vintage rhinestones that had been sitting in my bead supply box for some time, so I decided to scatter them along the collar. Although the rhinestones are quite small, the hint of light that they capture is quite lovely.
(close-up of collar)
This is a simple collar that I made using lace trim. Nothing excites me more than browsing through sewing trims and notions. It's definitely the first place I head towards upon entering a fabric shop.
Last January, I was lucky enough to score this lovely collar at a local thrift store. It was accompanied with a tag, classifying it as a 'Belgium
dress: h&m, lace collar: thrifted