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Hannaliis Ruuven's Self-Made Rose-Colored Top is Lovely

By: Tiana Reid - Published: Jun 5, 2010   Updated: Jul 12 2011 • References: s-h-l-e-f-f.blogspot and lookbook.nu
It may not be Valentine's Day anytime soon, but that won't stop Hannaliis Ruuven from creating the most adorable backless top with a heart cut-out.

This 15-year-old from Tallinn, Estonia got creative with her look by matching the blouse with ruffled Victorian-era shoe covers. There's nothing but love for Hannaliis Ruuven's handmade designs. Check out the gallery to view her creations--maybe you'll get inspired to create your own romantic duds!

Implications - The recent recession prompted budget-conscious consumers to embrace DIY crafts instead of making expensive purchases. Consumers who have recovered financially from the economic downturn now appreciate handcrafted products for their rarity and high-quality construction. Companies can cater to their target markets by manufacturing goods that are handcrafted instead of produced in a factory setting.