Australian Homespun



Rich with detail, Defne Güntürkün’s stitched accessories are a wonderland of plant subjects, from turnips and artichokes to flowers and cacti. Pin them to your clothing to make a ‘handsome is as handmade’s done’ impact.; Instagram: @defnegunturkun.

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