Mint Feathers for millinery projects, hats and fascinators
If you're going to a wedding any time soon and not sure what to wear on your head, check your wardrobe as the answer may be right in front of you. Save lots of money by for jazzing up an old hat or fascinator with some millinery feathers.
Mint green feathers, trimmed hackle feathers.
Feathers measure approx 4 inches long are made with stripped rooster hackle geathers. They are glued and arranged on to a piece of fabric.
Stripping feathers is a unique process where the quill is stripped approximately 3/4 of its feather. Leaving behind beautiful feather tips. Decorative beads are then attached to some of the stripped areas of the quill. These Feather Hackle Plates are available in a variety of colors and can be cut to any size.
Most popular craft uses
Although this item is used most often in millinery, there are many other uses. Bridal, costuming, crafts and fashion accessories are some. Floral displays and mask making is also popular.