Mardi Gras Party Prep 
Costume test - will Onyx allow the jester hat to stay on?
Costume test - will Onyx allow the jester hat to stay on?
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Costume test - will Onyx allow the jester hat to stay on?
Costume test - will Onyx allow the jester hat to stay on?
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Costume test - will Onyx allow the jester hat to stay on?
Costume test - will Onyx allow the jester hat to stay on?
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Ebony wearing her purple fluff & bell collar
Ebony wearing her purple fluff & bell collar
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Starting the fairy wings using pink electrical wire I had on hand - this is one continuous piece of wire for structural integrity
Starting the fairy wings using pink electrical wire I had on hand - this is one continuous piece of wire for structural integrity
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Added 4 smaller wings that will be tacked to the others
Added 4 smaller wings that will be tacked to the others
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Adding the iridescent fabric from my stash
Adding the iridescent fabric from my stash
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Wing fabric either laid out or pinned to the wire forms
Wing fabric either laid out or pinned to the wire forms
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Wing fabric either pinned or already handstitched to the wire forms (top wings angled out of the way for easier sewing)
Wing fabric either pinned or already handstitched to the wire forms (top wings angled out of the way for easier sewing)
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Closeup of pinning fabric to wing form before handstitching
Closeup of pinning fabric to wing form before handstitching
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Wings completely handsewn, waiting for 4 smaller wings to be tacked together for structure
Wings completely handsewn, waiting for 4 smaller wings to be tacked together for structure
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Closeup of handstitching with gold thread - pink wire was painted gold since was too pink otherwise
Closeup of handstitching with gold thread - pink wire was painted gold since was too pink otherwise
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Closeup of handstitching with gold thread - pink wire was painted gold since was too pink otherwise
Closeup of handstitching with gold thread - pink wire was painted gold since was too pink otherwise
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Finished wings shown with dress & bodice fabric for color blend
Finished wings shown with dress & bodice fabric for color blend
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almost finished fairy princess crown - cheap plastic purple little kid crown with beads & floral hotglued to it
almost finished fairy princess crown - cheap plastic purple little kid crown with beads & floral hotglued to it
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