Restoring a 1920s Beaded Velvet Jacket

Leaf patterns from the bottom edge.

I found this jaw dropping 1920′s beaded velvet jacket in a vintage store in Brooklyn, and honey she was a mess. A hot mess. Still, I could not pass up the opportunity to give her a little love. Whenever I find things from the 1920′s it’s always in totally random places; The Salvation army, [...]