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Tutorials

Making a Fascinator, Part 1

You can construct a simple fascinator using items around the house and from your local craft store. Here's how!


How to Adjust the Size of A Hat

Perhaps you got a nice hat for Christmas, but it doesn't quite fit. What can you do?


Tea Light Flower, Part 1

Dress up your outfit with a lighted flower! This is an easy project that uses hot glue (or you can use another adhesive good for plastic), and requires no soldering.


Tutorial: Lighted Scarf

Make a lighted scarf for the holidays or anytime!


Resources

A Word About Supply Sources

A few words on why I'm source agnostic.


Victorian Smoking Caps Book




Resources

Here are some resources that I've found useful in making hats and accessories.



Techniques

Anatomy of a Hat Makeover

Turning an ugly hat into something a Dowager Countess might not sneer at.



Tools

The Care and Feeding of Steam Irons

How to care for steam irons.