Learn how to make silk flowers
Learn how to make the most delicate and beautiful silk flowers, from the comfort of your own home. Much as we all like fresh flowers, there are times when only silk will do, and this book will give you the skills to make them yourself. Teaching yourself how to make silk flowers means that you can choose the exact colour of your flowers to match an outfit or hat – a huge asset. AND you can use real silk, not the inferior quality fabric which most shop-bought silk flowers are made from, even the really expensive ones. Making them yourself also means they will be completely uniquely to you – your style, like no other.
The most versatile of accessory, or a fascinator in its own right
Hand-made silk flowers can be used to create wonderful finishing touches for hats, matching corsages or even head pieces. Or they can be used as fascinators in their own right. Silk is available in a vast array of colours, and is a really gorgeous fabric to work with.
Step-by-step instructions, from start to finish
Every step of the process of learning how to make silk flowers is illustrated for you in our book, making this enjoyable activity both simple and rewarding. You’ll find it quite addictive and you can pretty much guarantee repeat orders if you’re making them for sale.
Our book ‘How to make silk flowers’ tells you all about the tools and equipment you will need and where to find them, and shows you how to mount your finished flower onto a headband. And we show you how to incorporate more than one colour into your flowers. You can also vary your flowers by adding to the number of petals you use, or expanding or reducing the petals in size, altering them to make different shaped flowers. Once you have learnt how to make silk flowers with this easy-to-follow book, your creativity will know no bounds!
You can purchase a full set of flower making tools from our sister site at www.hatblocks.co.uk
The books starts by showing you all the equipment you’ll need to learn how to make gorgeous silk flowers.
Silk flowers make excellent and very realistic stand-alone flowers.
Or they can be beautifully incorporated into an existing hat or fascinator. Or they can even BE a fascinator!