A Damsel in This Dress. 2 Faces of Winter: Polaris

A Damsel in This Dress. 2 Faces of Winter: Polaris

This is the next the main task 2 Faces of Winter, and whereas the very first one, Desolation, had been all about the bleakness for the period, this 1, Polaris, would be to be exactly about the glow for the freshly fallen snow, peaceful, fluffy and cool, reflected either in the poor sunlight, or, better yet, when you look at the cool moonlight for a night that is starry. Backlink to my motivation board right right here

I experienced a dress, all in feathers, and a coat that is bridal our Winter Bride collection lat year – but needed a suitable wintery corset and headdress to choose them.

After the base had been ready ( white cotton sateen, interior boning, bound in silver), it had been time for you to begin in the decoration…

Trying out various textures

Layering the bling…

The headdress ended up being the next thing – and because the layer appears a little Russian I decided to choose the traditional Russian headdress called tiara that is kokoshnik.

First – the bottom, tinkering with the form

Whenever I had been satisfied with the design, i stabilized it, included accessory points and covered every thing in white linen first, then silk. The beds base ended up being trimmed with marabou feathers, and silvery ferns that are white arranged on the top. Then simply added bling, polish hearts sign in therefore the strings of pearls…

Every thing ended up being ready, but we’d a small issue… no snowfall in England. None forecast either for the following couple of weeks, also it had been the termination of January… Whenever we desired snowfall we either had to think outside of the package – or travel.

Happily my moms and dads reside in Oslo – and snowfall will there be aplenty. Continua a leggere