Heart (sticks, hot glue, & spray paint) (I can see this in natural colors, all kinds of shapes, for great rustic cabin decor, maybe incorporating other things - like a bird for a birdhouse shape, etc - can also see it as it is here with a bright red bow or poinsettia blossom or cardinal, or a bit of greenery or holly with berries, for Christmas decoration ~TA)
Instructions and hat by Angela Mombers, who makes the most stunning costumes: The Victorian hat instructions 1. Example 2. Whip stitch millenary wire around the buckram pieces 3. Build crown 4. Cover crown with silk 5. Cover brim on both sides with silk 6. Cut opening in brim and clip seam allowance 7. Add tape inside opening of brim 8. Attach crown to tape on brim 9. Base hat is ready 10. Shape wire in desired shape 11. Add lace, feathers, cameo's etc 12. DONE!
How to Make Bracelets Using Ice Cream (Popsicle) Sticks Boil sticks for 15-20 minutes (if they are still not bendable enough, leave them in hot water (not boiling) for another 15 minutes). Let them cool a little bit, then place them in a small cup or glass. Leave overnight to dry. Decorate with paint or modpog paper.