Tartan & Straw Large Abstract Fascinator – Autumn / Winter 2012

Ok, so I know this is a pretty unusual design.¬† I was going abstract….but actually it’s the technique that I love about this one! Ok,¬†so the base of this¬†is a¬†red tartan¬†fascinator base;¬†and the design is then covered in straw spirals that vary in thickness.¬† This starts as a big reel of thin¬†straw¬†that I’ve then sewn …

Green Felt Tear Drop Percher – Autumn / Winter 2012

This jade green felt percher was a bit of an experiment if I’m honest….and I’d say it turned out to be a good one! So I had a new block in¬†a tear drop percher shape.¬†¬†And I had some rope from the¬†DIY store….I put them together…..and blocked this!¬† I wanted to see¬†how intricate you¬†could get a¬†raised …