This time on the 11th, you can purchase this hat or others like it at 'Lady' Diane' website store, to wear at our fun 'Victorian Railroad Ladies' luncheons or you can make your own hat like so many of our ladies are designing these days.........
For instance, Lady Claire..... She won the raffle prize cookie container at Cili Restaurant which contained a starter kit for her next pink hat, as pictured below....... this is her 3rd hat already that she designed and created at the May class, she is very talented, very positive and an inspiration to our new ladies in the group....
Please bring your own lunch.
One old/or new hat, to add your pretty fabric & décor. Ugly hats will be covered with fabric anyway, so don't worry.
Desired color of stretchy fabric to cover the entire hat.
Contrast color feathers of choice
(available on EBay / Joann's / costume shops)
Matching contrast fabric ribbon
Pick small pieces stretchy fabric strops (for contrast)
Special Victorian silk flowers
Bring gold or silver custom jewelry for accent décor (if desired)
Do your research online about Victorian hats, you will be amazed what you can find, and it will provide you with great ideas, maybe print out your favorite designs for future classes. Plus, when you see pretty trim, fabric, feathers, buy it for later, next time such pretty items they may be sold out.
- Bring your own desk lamp - your own extension cord.
- Pins and good scissors
- Needle & matching thread
- One little glue gun & old dish 4 glue gun to protect work space
- Matching glue sticks
A relaxing Sunday, working with Victorian hats, drinking hot tea among dear friends. Join us and RSVP now and you will be surrounded by lovely and loving ladies!
STUDENTS RETURNING THE FAVOR........
All our class participants are enjoying free classes and are therefore committing themselves to wear their Victorian hats & gowns during our charitable organization's future media-covered public appearances, or luncheons, or dinners, or ground-breaking ceremonies.