Buffalo Plaid Archer - Winter 2014

Added Jan 22, 2014

by patzel

Boston, Massachu...

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The idea for this button up was born during a shopping trip with my mom. While in an antique store we scored these fabulous shoe clips in the Art Deco style. I’d just read this post on Lisa Salzer the founder and designer of Lulu Frost. For the record I am crazy for this jewelry. Lisa often repurposes vintage pieces in her work (check out the Vintage/100 Year collection) and I was itching to make something from vintage jewelry myself. I’ve also been inspired by beading which has been cropping up all over, but especially at J. Crew. Adding a little bling in form of shoe clips to an Archer collar was my marriage of these two ideas.

Blogged here.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Shirts
Style
Casual, Classic
Material
Cotton

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    Jan 23, 2014, 09.51 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Nice shirt! Love your photos as well :)

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      Jan 27, 2014, 07.12 PMby patzel

      Thank you! Fresh snow is always so beautiful.

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      Jan 27, 2014, 09.50 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      You look Great in the snow too :-)

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    Jan 23, 2014, 11.52 AMby Mary Athey

    Gorgeous shirt, i love the clips on the collar!! What a great find and your photos are smashing x

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      Jan 27, 2014, 07.13 PMby patzel

      Thank you.

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    Jan 23, 2014, 01.22 AMby Moimisie

    The shirt looks great and I like the idea of mixing plaid with the clips on the collar… it reminds me of the spikes and studs that are the trend now but with a vintage twist… Congrats on a beautiful shirt!

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      Jan 27, 2014, 07.14 PMby patzel

      Thank you. Studs is a cute idea.

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