15 ideas to cure winter wardrobe boredom

18/01/2017

If you've been pulling out the same turtleneck and jeans combo for what feels like a million days in a row, you might have cold-weather-induced bored-of-everything-itis. Don't worry, it's completely curable with a mega dose of V V Rouleaux trimming inspiration.

Below are 15 trend-setting winter styling ideas using our Ribbon, Flowers, Braid, Cord, Lace, Fringe and Feathers in quite a few of the 100 V V Rouleaux Colours. These fashion upcycling ideas are sure to keep you 1) entertained 2) stylish and 3) cosy in the brisk weeks ahead.

Have you used our trimmings to upcycle your clothes? We'd love to see your creations on social media @vvrouleaux.

Get crafty! Cover your hat with Feathers, Cord, and one of our Flowers.
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Spruce up your old brogues with Striped Ribbon and Arabian Sandstorm Feather Fringe.
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Add a fancy frill to a plain jumper. We stitched on an eye-catching peplum using Lace.
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For a sophisticated look, line the edges of your coat with our 3mm Velvet or Grosgrain ribbon. We used Black Double Sided Velvet Ribbon. Finish with a Cord belt.
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Pleated Satin Ribbon makes the best waistbands and cuffs. We used Periwinkle Pleated Satin Ribbon.
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Give your jumper a military edge by attaching Striped Grosgrain Ribbon ribbon to the centre and shoulders.
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Liven up your outfit with our shimmering hand-painted silk and velvet flowers which are available to buy at our Marylebone Lane shop. Alternatively, call 0207 224 5179 to enquire and order. Complete the look with our Picot Satin Ribbon in your hair. We used Pitch Blue Picot Edge Satin Ribbon.
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Pockets look great edged with Single Sided Velvet ribbon. Use our Double Sided Velvet or Gingham ribbon as a waist tie. Featured here is our Pitch Single Sided Velvet Ribbon, Plum Double Sided Velvet Ribbon, and Crow Black Gingham Ribbon.
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Update your trusty old coat by attaching our Braid, Ribbon, and Cord to your cuffs.
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This vintage evening coat has a Dark Damson Fur Fringe & Pearl Header collar and a belted bow made from Dark Damson Grosgrain Ribbon.
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This is a fantastic example of how you can transform a jacket. We refashioned this WW2 bomber jacket using Striped Grosgrain Ribbon along the hem and interior cuffs, faux fur trim inside the jacket edges and diamanté trim along the pockets.
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Simply glue a small piece of Feather Fringe onto your brogues and they will have an entirely new look. Remove battered old shoe laces and add some luxurious Single Sided Velvet Ribbon. Everyone will think they cost a fortune!
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An oversized cardigan is given a fun twist with Mr. Wiggle style Shocking Mixed Fluorescent Cord.
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Rich, luscious fabrics will keep you cosy this winter. Mix fabrics, textures and colours to reflect your own individual style. We've trimmed with Velvet, Fringe and Flowers.
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Line the edges of your coat with 3mm Grosgrain or Velvet ribbon and make a Feather belt.  Why not follow suit with Leaf Green Feather Fringe?
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