Introduction: Thrift Store Blazer Makeover
Turn a thrift store blazer into a couture coat worthy of a Paris runway!
Step 1: Watch the Video Tutorial Here!
Step 2: Stuff You'll Need
Thrift Store Blazer
Allure Dimensional Design Adhesive Paint
Muslin (or thin cotton fabric)
2 yards fabric to match your blazer
Scissors and pins
Step 3: Here's How
Fold a 20" x 20" piece of paper on the diagonal
Create a 17" curve as shown
Cut the pattern in muslin for the sleeve
Place the pattern on folded muslin and cut it to create the peplum
*You're doubling the pattern to create a peplum
Pin the pieces on the jacket to make sure they work and trim if necessary
Place the muslin on the black fabric and cut 2 sleeves and one peplum
Trace a leaf pattern in vertical lines on each piece
Zigzag over the traced leaves with Allure Metallic Jade
Create the leaf veins with Allure Glitter Green Spark
When dry cut around the leave shapes
Pin and glue (or stitch) to the jacket using E-6000 Fabri-Fuse OR a sewing machine
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