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1860s silk bonnet (part 2) - decoration

Continuing on the 1860s green silk bonnet:

To get my bonnet to look like my inspiration it needed a bit more work (part 1 – making the bonnet… 172 more words

19th Century Victorian

The Bonnet: A Bedtime Relationship Killer or Hair Protector?

A few months ago, I was watching the Real Housewives of Atlanta!  I saw how disgusted Todd Tucker was with his wife Kandi Burruss Tucker for wearing her “bonnet” to bed.   47 more words


1860s - silk bonnet (part 1) - making the bonnet

After the mandatory inspiration searching, were I decided on a style of bonnet to make, I got to work,


I decided to drape my own pattern using thin cardboard, pictures and millinery books. 437 more words

19th Century Victorian

1860s (ish) bonnet - Inspiration

After finishing my 1860s blouse I needed to make myself some suitable headwear, so I started searching for pretty bonnets online.
And found lots of gorgeous ones (many way out of my skill level to re-create) in several different styles ranging 1850-1867. 17 more words

19th Century Victorian

L'Arbre and other FOs

These past few weeks I have been able to finish a number of projects and still working on more finishing. Today I’m sharing three of my recently finished projects. 1,272 more words


Little Flame Bonnet

I tested this beautiful and fun pattern for Creative Threads By Leah! https://www.facebook.com/CreativeThreadsbyLeah                It is easy to follow and works up quick with fantastic results! You can find the pattern here  33 more words


The golden number in Cosmocaixa

In the wonderfull wall full of formulas (already mentioned in this blog) that you can see in the Cosmocaixa in Barcelona, there also is the sacred equation which solution is the famous golden ratio: 785 more words