Cross stitch

After knitted wool balls whole, pitted moult studs on our blazers and olive dyers apprentice played in bleach everything goes skinny jeans and boyfriend, it is now time – if one believes Olivier Rousteing – to familiarize ourselves with the cross stitch technique .


A few months after the spring / summer 2012 the jeweler Georg Jensen (who represented the model Freja Beha embroidered cross stitch), it is now the turn of the creators sharp focus the attention on this embroidery technique far more customary primers pastel children’s rooms as prêt-à-porter.

Sweats baroque designed by Olivier Rousteing (Balmain) to bucolic toilet Valentino through the maddening dresses lace Dolce & Gabbana, many are in fact the fall / winter 2012-2013 that showcases these floral seemed straight from some tapestries delightfully antiquated.

In other words, it is high time to abandon our knitting needles in favor of works more difficult, which may give a hint of rococo disuse our basics .

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We think so in practice sophisticate the center of a sweat through a bunch of petunias, to affix our initials on a mini leather bag or decorate a rose blooming pocket a denim shirt . It suffices for it to provide us with a cloth “wire puller” (a kind of scrim which is reproduced grid embroidery), to fix the garment with some basting stitches, embroidery making then remove the canvas son: the pattern will appear embroidered on the garment.

Fashionistas preferring zap step “Do It Yourself” on them will opt for a pair of slippers tapestry (they married at all Peter Pan collar white shirt / sweater burgundy narrow / slim slightly faded blue destroyed trailer on ankle ) or succumb to the charm of an old-fashioned dress effect “cross stitch” (they will mix the duo perfecto / flat black boots with laces).

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