DIY Embellished Mules

It all started after falling down an Etsy rabbit hole, where I discovered an assortment of beaded Indian appliqués. They were stunning and surprisingly inexpensive. And they reminded me of the intricate and textural details found on Oscar de la Renta‘s multiple iterations of…

It’s A Patch Party

No coat, handbag or shoe is safe from my patch obsession – my most recent tutorial is proof. Many of you have been asking about the Gucci-inspired denim jacket I made last year, as several of the patches…

DIY Embroidered Patch Denim Jacket

An exceptional seed was planted when Alessandro Michele took the helm at Gucci just about a year and a half ago. The seed sprouted into a menagerie of unparalleled beauty and vibrant romance and honestly, we’ve fallen so deep…

Adventure Patch

Keegan Jones has a mission in mind. His goal, inspired by exploration and his love of patches, is to collect 200 images of travel patches from national parks and other points of interest all over the world. Eventually,…

Jacquie Aiche x Mother Denim

All it took was a night in Paris for the creative light bulb to go off in the heads of jewelry designer Jacquie Aiche and Mother Denim co-founder and designer Lela Tillem-Becker. The longtime friends decided to join forces on what…

Badges & Patches

I’d love to do this to an old blazer. And what a fantastic excuse to start searching and collecting vintage badges and patches. Or perhaps even boy scout merit badges along the sleeve of a…