The wings are made with chenilles sticks sewn onto the wing fabric. It doesn't work very well because chenille sticks are too bendy. It would have been better to use a stiffer wire and to outline the wing with something.
Friday, June 5, 2009
Our Little Fairy
Simplicity 2872 for Grace's third birthday. It's an easy pattern, but I discovered that I don't particularly enjoy cutting out tulle and satin - especially dozens of pieces. However, it was certainly worth it in the end.