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Doll up an outfit with a rolled tights rose...
Don't toss those ripped-up stockings! Got a run? No problem! You can wear them as is and put some dabs of clear nailpolish on the ends of the runs like in my Shredded Tights Tutorial - or try this:

Posted by carlyjcais from Portland, Oregon, United States • Published See carlyjcais's 60 projects »
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  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Rolled Tights Rose - Step 1
    Step 1

    Lay tights flat on the floor,

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Rolled Tights Rose - Step 2
    Step 2

    then fold in half vertically, one leg on top of the other.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Rolled Tights Rose - Step 3
    Step 3

    Starting at the toes...

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Rolled Tights Rose - Step 4
    Step 4

    roll both legs up towards the hips. Fold the hip area under (or cut it off).

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Rolled Tights Rose - Step 5
    Step 5

    Secure with a couple safety pins or handstitching, and voila!

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Rolled Tights Rose - Step 6
    Step 6

    Instant chiffon-y rose to pin on a lapel, belt, bag, or jacket pocket.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Rolled Tights Rose - Step 7
    Step 7

    You can also pull each leg of the tights around your neck,

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Rolled Tights Rose - Step 8
    Step 8

    the rose up that way, and create a neck decoration.

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carlyjcais
carlyjcais · Portland, Oregon, US · 61 projects
Thanks KellBellBlue! I love your profile pic!
xoxo
Carly
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KellBellBlue
KellBellBlue · Sonoma, California, US · 15 projects
I dig it! great idea
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