This costume came together really, really fast. It helped having most of the hard bits done already but still! It's nice to have it complete now.
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The costume wasn't the only piece of Arab tack I finished last week. I managed to get two braided halters done as well. I must be on a roll. First, a blue tasseled halter. This is a donation piece for Plastic Ponies on Parade. 🙂 And second, a non-tasseled halter in magenta. This is a … Continue reading More finished things
Embroidered Costume – finished! Finally.
After being on the workbench for a year, I can finally say it's finished. That's such a good feeling! I'm quite sick of it to be honest. I tried to mimic real costumes as far as design and colors go. Of course I keep finding all the things that are wrong with it... urgh. I … Continue reading Embroidered Costume – finished! Finally.
School is starting up again next week. While I don't expect my schedule to be packed, I'm going to have a lot less time to goof off and/or work on model stuff. This is one reason why I'm making myself get lots of work done on my embroidered costume. I've got other reasons too, but … Continue reading Steady Progress
Practice makes perfect. The more you do something, the better you're going to get at it. For some reason I really struggle with this concept. I want it done right and I want it done right now. It never works that way! The saddle for my blue arabian costume is a perfect example of this. … Continue reading Repetition