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    New bustle time! I'll be posting photos and updates here, much like my fancy dance refurb post. First off, the ingredients!

    Big brown feathers
    Short bundle of black horsehair (8 inches IIRC)
    Buffalo rawhide
    Artificial sinew
    Beads (haven't decided on what kind yet)
    Gypsum paint
    Metal backed mirrors

    I also have lots of red fluffs as well as some purple, dark green, and pink fluffs. Something may have to happen with some of those, but again, I'm undecided.

    I'm going round, no feather extensions. Split trailer.

    The next step is to gather everything up in the same room and see what takes shape!
    Mii iw keyaa ezhi-ditibiseyaan

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    Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass..It's about learning to dance in the rain. for me and the wolf


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      The bustle is veering wildly towards prairie chicken... might have to move the thread :D I have a friend who has an eagle and wants a tradish bustle though, so maybe we'll put that one here instead.

      In the meantime, check out Juaqin's tutorial
      On this episode, Juaquin lays out the necessary elements for the construction of a small traditional bustle.
      Last edited by sookout sh'nob; 10-21-2016, 10:17 PM.
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