Added Nov 15, 2012
New York, New Yo...
Have extra leaves and feeling extra crafty? Try making this lovely clutch.
Clutch purse. Approx. 12 artificial leaves in various shapes and shades of green. Chrome-coloured spray paint (Dupli Color Effekt). Turquoise organza, approx. 25 x 25 cm (10 x 10 ins). Sewing thread. Leather needle.
Spray a few leaves with chrome-coloured paint. When spray painting, cover work surface generously with newspaper and follow manufacturer’s instructions. From organza, cut 5 leaves, each approx. 8 x 8 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/4 ins) – use an artificial leaf as pattern. Arrange leaves on flap of the clutch. Sew in place (leather needle), from lower layer to upper layer).