This fall it’s all about those little details; embroidery here, studs there, pins, patches, and jewels to adorn, decorate, and richen. If it can be added, do it! Embellishments can come in many forms. It can be something added to a garment by the maker, it can be something added by hand by you, it can even be a scarf added to embellish an outfit! There are no limits. Thinking outside the box is encouraged. So get out your Bedazzler, sequins, glue guns, and sewing machine. Create your own or check out some of my favorite fabulous embellished items of the season. And don’t forget, inspiration is everywhere.
Beautiful serape-style embroidery added to this traditional denim shirt in a western-style yoke with distressed edges adds southwestern flare to this Ryan Michael blouse. Search for your favorite styles such as Folk, Southwestern, or French embroidered fabrics to add to your favorite pieces.
A rich copper colored feather and weathered sterling silver turquoise cross pins by The Bordertown Co. adorn this Charlie1 Horse Highway hat. Adding small trinkets and treasures to your hat make it uniquely you and show personal style and tastes.
Hat, $59.99, charlie1horse.com; Cross Hat Pins, $120, bordertownco.com.
Incredible stud and rhinestone work applied in decorative patterns and shapes along with carefully chosen silver thread create a masterpiece of this long genuine leather coat from Kippy’s Couture. A jacket truly fit for a rockstar. Prepare to be seen in this coat, it’s a showstopper.
Elatite Coat, $6,500, store.kippys.com.
Bright flowers embroidered into this denim waistcoat, along wit the drawstring waist, and silver-studded breast pockets add interest, color and texture to this fun Billy T jacket! Look for some of your favorite shapes such as hearts, flowers, cacti, even animals! They’re out there, I promise!
Billy T Floral Embroidered Denim Jacket, $155, Pintoranch.com.
Beautiful fine Czech Glass peyote-beaded hatband by Brit West adds volumes to your look with unique colors and patterns. The beads glimmer in the sunlight and can dress up any of your favorite hats. Don’t be afraid to go for something bright and eye-catching!
Fine Czech Glass Beaded Hatbands, $260-298, britwest.net.
Heavy silver decoration atop this sultry red hills-colored velvet Double D Ranch blouse is elegant and nothing short of stunning. Taking another play from the same velvet book are these remarkable Tahoma Boots with Navajo-inspired conchos and contrasting materials.
Tahoma Boots, $520, ddranchwear.com
Corn Clan top, $425, ddranchwear.com