Blocking a Headband – Straw

How do I block a headband in Straw?


Read this guide to get the best out of your new headband block. This guide (the last of three) shows you how to block a headband with sinamay. The block in the guide is FB81.

We’re thankful to Sophie Cooke of Imogen’s Imagination who has generously shared her knowledge with you to help you create a beautiful headband.

To access the guide click here.






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