Vintage Adorned Cuff

Materials

  • Fabrics, 12” squares, two: tea-dyed muslin; crinoline; osanburg
  • Andorra Lt. Peach Butterfly (Prima Marketing)
  • Beads, 6mm, six
  • Mother of Pearl buttons, 1/4”, two
  • Cream button, 1/2”
  • Tea-dyed cheesecloth scraps

Tools

  • Cream button thread
  • Script rubber stamp
  • Black Staz-On Ink Pad (Tsukineko)
  • Sewing needle
  • Sewing machine and cream thread
  • Iron and pressing board

Basic Supplies

scissors, pins

Directions

STEP 1

  • Measure wrist to determine size of cuff and add 1”.

STEP 2

  • Cut or tear muslin (strips), crinoline and osanburg fabrics to determined size of cut (determined length x 2” wide).

STEP 3

  • Stamp crinoline with script design.

STEP 4

  • Layer osanburg, muslin and crinoline strips in order, and pin in place.

STEP 5

  • Using pink thread, machine sew zigzag stitches around raw edge of strips.

STEP 6

  • Pin cheesecloth to cuff and secure with machine stitched design.

STEP 7

  • Follow manufacturer’s instructions to create a button hole on one side of cuff with cream thread.

STEP 8

  • Sew button to cuff on opposite side of cuff.

STEP 9

  • Stitch butterfly to center of cuff with button thread.

STEP 10

  • Use photo as guide to sew beads and button to cuff.
by Rebekah Meier
Vintage Adorned Cuff
Vintage Adorned Cuff