it’s poncho time!
few facts about ponchos..
1. you do not have to be mexican to wear a poncho
2. The poncho is essentially a single large sheet of fabric with an opening in the center for the head with a piece of fabric that covers the head.
3.The poncho was first used on a regular basis in the 1850s by Aaron Fletcher in the Great Plains. These early military ponchos were made of gutta percha muslin, a latex-coated, waterproof cloth.
yes, ponchos are a legit clothing piece that should hang in your closet.
Here are a few drool worthy ones…
images via my pinterest
Because it’s Christmas time you may be
saving for presents , being wise with money, saving for the future, broke. But don’t let that crush your heart… I made a sweet poncho and it only cost me $17. Yep, you heard right.
Directions are from here.
It’s super easy. They used wool but i went with jersey. You basically cut a hole where you want your head to poke out of and then cut tassels!
There she be…I’m really hoping to bedazzle with feathers &
other crap lovely things but we’ll see!
over & out.