A Maleficent Inspired DIY: Cursed Collar

by Cristina Muñoz Brown on October 3, 2014

in COSTUME,DIY,FEATHER TRENDS,HOLIDAY

Maleficent Inspired DIY: Cursed CollarAre you looking for the perfect Halloween costume? Something a little scary and sassy? Today’s DIY will transform just a few items into a show-stopping costume! This Maleficent Inspired DIY Collar would pair perfectly with our new Maleficent inspired Wings to create a full costume. If you’re not feeling crafty, you can purchase this very same collar with no hassle–HERE!

Feather Materials
Feather Green Circle  Strung Feathers (Black Hackle works nicely!)

Feather Green Circle  Lace

Feather Green Circle   Fabric

Feather Green Circle  Needle & Thread

Feather Green Circle  Gromments

Feather Green Circle  Ribbon or Cording

Feather Directions

STEP 1. Cut two rows of feathers about one inch smaller than the circumference of your neck.

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STEP 2. Glue the two strips of feathers together using fabric glue.

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STEP 3. Cut two strips of fabric slightly longer (about an 1.5 inches) than the feather strips and about 1.5 inches wide.

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STEP 4. Fold over the edges on both fabric strips at about a quarter inch and iron down.

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STEP 5. Place a strip of fabric on either side of the feather strip, sandwiching it in-between. Pin everything together and sew each side together. Finish the ends by turning the fabric in ¼ inch and sewing down.

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STEP 6. Insert grommets in the ends of the fabric strip.

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STEP 7. Embellish the collar with interesting ribbon, trim, jewels, or buttons. Or, if you’d rather, leave it as is.

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Love our Maleficent Inspired DIY: Cursed Collar? For more DIY feather crafts please visit our HOW TO page on our Blog The Feather Girl!

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