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Victorian Fedora

Fashion victory's all yours with this funky fedora.

You Need

  • Fedora hat
  • Lace
  • Spray paint
  • Mounting spray
  • Masking tape
  • Different colored and patterned feathers
  • Brooch

Step 1

Spray mounting spray evenly across one side of the lace.

Step 2

Line the lace around the hot, pressing down firmly. Snip the extra lace off. This creates a stencil for lace patterns on the hot.

Step 3

Using masking tape, cover areas of the fedora that are not lined with lace.

Step 4

Hold the spray can at least 25 from the hat and spray paint on the lace evenly. Allow this to dry before applying another layer. Ensure that the lace is completely coated with spray paint.

Step 5

Wait at least 15 minutes before peeling the masking tapes and lace off the hot.

Step 6

Adorn the fedora with features and a Victorian brooch as a finishing touch.

Ahoy There!

Inject some sassy sailor attitude into your wardrobe with a cool nautical-themed cap.

You need:

  • Newspaper boy cap
  • Nautical themed buttons
  • Striped ribbon
  • Necklace chain
  • Needle and thread
  • Pliers

Step 1

Using a needle and thread, sew the ribbon around the rim of the cap. Cut away the excess fabric.

Step 2

Sew the buttons onto the sides of the cap's front.

Step 3

Using pliers to attach the chains to the buttons for a complete sailor girl look!

A Class Act

For a fabulous night out, glam up a beret with a classy string of pearls.

You need:

  • Beret
  • Faux pearls
  • Needle and thread

Step 1

Using a needle and thread, sew the faux pearls onto the top of the beret.

Keep On Truckin'

A trucker's cap with furry earflaps complete your oh-so-grunge get-up.

You need:

  • Trucker's cap
  • Faux fur
  • Needle and thread
  • Faux gems
  • Craft glue

Step 1

To make the earflaps for the cap, measure and cut out two long U-shapes from the fur fabric. Be sure the earflaps are long enough to extend from the top of the cap and cover the sides of the cap.

Step 2

With a needle and thread, sew the ears onto the sides of the cap.

Step 3

Using craft glue, glue the faux gems onto the earflaps.
 

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