Thursday, February 5, 2009

TheJuneBride News: Leather Flower Brooches

If you've ventured into my Etsy shop, you will have noticed a slew of wool flower brooches. They are fun to make and have been flying out of the shop. Along those lines, I recently came into possession of some high-grade upholstery leather in red and black, and a few scraps of other colors. I figured that might make a nice brooch as well, so I got to work a few varieties. Here are some results:

While I'll readily admit to preferring wool in the form of felted sweaters for its ease of use, these are not too shabby...