Close

boughtheshop's Profile

About

"Another women's trash is ALWAYS another women's treasure."
Grew up going to flea markets and vintage/antique shops with my uncle as a youngster and always saw my clothes as a starting ground for something better. So I always loved taking my mom's sewing machine to see what I could make of already made clothes to better suit me. Love mixing it up with Vintage and higher end pieces or going all out in something that no one has.
A lot of the time that means screenprinting a cotton scarf or wrap that I've dyed to a color that suits an outfit or making a corset ribbon tie belt that accentuates the smaller waist that I've achieved from tightlacing.
I do have formal training in the arts as well as other areas but you will also see that I will post vintage buys as well because just as I named myself, I do usually tend to 'buy the shop'.
You will at any time see my passion for all things. I love learning new things,…

Read more

  • Female
  • Born on June 7
  • Joined May 26, 2007

Favorite materials

Charcoal, Pencil, Ink, Screenprinting, Conte, Plaster, Photography, Wire, Fabric, Acrylic, Semiprecious, Charms, Glass

About

"Another women's trash is ALWAYS another women's treasure."
Grew up going to flea markets and vintage/antique shops with my uncle as a youngster and always saw my clothes as a starting ground for something better. So I always loved taking my mom's sewing machine to see what I could make of already made clothes to better suit me. Love mixing it up with Vintage and higher end pieces or going all out in something that no one has.
A lot of the time that means screenprinting a cotton scarf or wrap that I've dyed to a color that suits an outfit or making a corset ribbon tie belt that accentuates the smaller waist that I've achieved from tightlacing.
I do have formal training in the arts as well as other areas but you will also see that I will post vintage buys as well because just as I named myself, I do usually tend to 'buy the shop'.
You will at any time see my passion for all things. I love learning new things, exploring new possibilities and above all...creating.

Unfollow username?

Are you sure you want to stop following this person?