A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Please remember to SEARCH before asking a question that may have already been answered. Thanks!
Total Members: 299,143
Currently Running With Scissors:
604 Guests and 16 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Leopard print pillbox hat  (Read 764 times)
Tags for this thread: hat  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
TwistMySister
« on: July 14, 2012 09:56:08 PM »

Hi all  Smiley something i have gotten into lately again is hat making and head wear, fascinators and the like... Here is something Im pretty proud of at the moment. A satin leopard print pillbox hat, with rose and pearl accent and feathers, with netting. Ignore the price tag sorry!! This is one of the only pics i have taken of it, and it was after a market show.



I made it using sinamay and shapewell. Although it can be made with many things like plastic containers or cardboard boxes. Hats should not get wet anyway as they lose their shape, so you dont need to worry about water proofing your cardboard, although covering with packing tape would make it stronger!! I just made up the pattern and size, according to what i think looked right. Then cut it out in fabric and the other materials and stitched the leopard pieces together, then lined it in a light gold colour satin and hand sewed it into the inside base. I then hand sewed and glued the extras on top.

Hope you like! Thanks so much for looking, any questions feel free to ask!!  Wink


THIS ROCKS   Logged

Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick, and pull yourself together.
http://www.facebook.com/pages/On-The-Front-Line/175858075802771

http://www.etsy.com/shop/OnTheFrontLine
Witty_Child
Offline Offline

Posts: 110
Joined: 07-Jul-2004

I do hope that's all, you witty child.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2012 09:33:58 AM »

That looks snazzy!  It reminds me of the Dylan song...
THIS ROCKS   Logged

It's a brand spankin' new blog!  http://wittychild.wordpress.com/
PumpkinTaylor
« Reply #2 on: July 24, 2012 07:13:23 PM »

Love the leopard with the red flower!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Dream In Color
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
What is a Lifestyle Shoot
How to Shoot a Model Portfolio
lighting technique - Dean Collins
Lighting Techniques for Beauty Shots
Headshot Lighting Techniques
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Embellished Guest Towels
Handmade Gift Ideas: Hostess Gift
Handmade Gift Ideas: Mini Book Jewelry

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.