Tired of trying to find the courage to cut your vintage assiut shawl to use for decorating a belt or a bra? There is a solution! This piece of fabric was specifically designed to be used in costume decoration. The rich geometric pattern (arrows) was inspired by vintage heavily embroidered assiut shawls popular in 1930s and original tel kirma patterns. Thus heavily embroidered piece is perfect for decorating a bra or to be cut in smaller pieces and be used in decorating a belt, a headpiece, or any other item of costume, clothes, or accessories.
• The fabric used for the base of this piece is tulle that does not fray which makes it easy to cut and sew. • The fabric is see-through and elastic, can be draped. • The color is a refined combination of silver on black. • Tiny stiches (1x5mm) create a very exquisite effect of a mermaid skin. • The size of the piece is 36 x 15.5 cm (including seam allowences).
This unique assiut piece can be used for decorating a bra, a belt, a headpiece, a bracelet, etc. and can be easily cut into smaller fragments.