I will post a picture of the hat when it is completed. Thank you for your help. The Hat Magazine is a wonderful resource, and I would not have known which issues to look for the velvet technique without your help.
So glad to hear that you have got those back numbers of The Hat Magazine, it is a great resource, would love to see how you fair, may be you could post a photo of the finished hat.
Best of Luck
Thank you for your reply! Although it seems like a huge challenge, I am not yet discouraged. I am excited to say that I have The Hat Magazine issues #39, and #40. I have a customer request for a custom made red velvet…"
"Hi Angie,blocking velvet is a one of millinery's most skilful jobs because it has to be steamed and pinned in place on the block,but afterwards when the velvet is dry it needs to be stuck to the foundation with special glue. The foundation has…"
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