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Wear silk scarves around your neck, tied to your bag and it instantly elevate your outfit. You can easily make your own using a piece of scrap silk and some fabric dyes. It will be truly unique and one of a kind.


Here is what you’ll need…


• Clamping frame
• Contours and silk colors
• Textile dye
• Silk fabric
• Ruler
• Measuring tape
• Gloves
• Yarn
• Brush
• Cardboard
• Kitchen roll
• Jersey sewing needle
• Shears
• Pencil
• Push pins

Step 1

Step 1- Cut silk to 80 × 80 cm and dye with textile color according to instructions on the package in the washing machine.

Step 2

Step 2- Place the silk on the frame: start at the corners, pull crosswise and fasten approximately every 8 cm with push pins.

Step 3

Step 3- Draw desired motifs with pencil on the fabric…

Step 4

Step 4- … and go over the motifs with contouring agent, then leave to dry. The lines must not have any interruption – they later limit the color flow.

Step 5

Step 5- Paint motif surfaces with silk paint.

Step 6

Step 6- Carefully rub the brush on the edge of the agent to not take as much ink.

Step 7

Step 7- Use red color to set the pattern as a contrast – the color may / should be the color.

Step 8

Step 8- For the effective lines, paint the edge of the ruler with color …

Step 9

Step 9- … and press it to the silk. Let dry.

Step 10

Step 10- Wipe the fabric to fix the paint. Then rinse under warm water, then iron again from the left.

Step 11

Step 11- Edges curl up and with the sewing machine sewing or rolled seam sew by hand.



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    Jun 28, 2017, 05.25 AMby IdaWallace

    Wear silk scarves around neck is looking stylish and give a professional look. I really like it and want to make it. Thanks for sharing here material list and easy style and steps for making it which would like to share with my one of student who love to make such kind of DIY and usually getting academic services from our consultancy Assignment Help Folks which is top assignment help provider in Australia. After reading this blog I am also very excited to make it. Thanks a lot for sharing it with us.

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    Jan 25, 2017, 01.15 AMby nrobson

    looks cool

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    Jan 6, 2017, 05.39 PMby stevemorgan817

    Good outfit

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