Horsehair braid

Explore the versatility of horsehair braid in fashion and crafts. Discover unique ideas to add texture and structure to your designs with this versatile material.
This photo is an example of a look you can achieve with horsehair braid ~ on the left is my pleated circle skirt unfinished, on the right there is 1/2" horsehair braid sewn into the hem. As you can see, it can give your skirts a lot of body and character!! I swear by this stuff, you can buy it by the yard at fabric stores like Joann, or in bulk on amazon: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0029MSA8Q/ref=cm_sw_su_dp    I've done a lot of experimenting on my own with different weights of horsehair and t Costumes, Cosplay, Cosplay Costumes, Costume Tutorial, Cosplay Tutorial, Cosplay Diy, Clothes Design, Costume, Tutu Costumes

This photo is an example of a look you can achieve with horsehair braid ~ on the left is my pleated circle skirt unfinished, on the right there is 1/2" horsehair braid sewn into the hem. As you can see, it can give your skirts a lot of body and character!! I swear by this stuff, you can buy it by the yard at fabric stores like Joann, or in bulk on amazon: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0029MSA8Q/ref=cm_sw_su_dp I've done a lot of experimenting on my own with different weights of horsehair and…

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Oh the dreamy flowing twirl of a circle skirt! It is one of my favorite design features, and nothing adds that extra wow factor like horsehair braid trim. I have been seeing it on some beautiful designs, and I just had to try it. If you're not familiar with this trim, it comes in a variety of widths from 1/2" to 3" usually. It feels like a stiff mesh. You can find some smaller widths at some craft stores, but ordering online is the cheaper way to go, especially if you are wanting a larger…

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Lynn Walder