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All Hallows’ Eve Fascinator by Kristin

Kristin is nonplussed by the enormous furry spider perched upon her head. She made this spooky All Hallows’ Evening fascinator with Britex Russian netting, sequins and other notions…the cheery spider just tagged along for the fashion ride and is not available at Britex.

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Make a Chic Birdcage Veiling Hat!


Amber and Brandi of Hip Hostess, and our hostess’ with the mostest created a cunning bridal birdcage veil…and then graciously shared the tutorial! This confection is fashioned with Russian veiling, silk organza and feathers. You could just as easily make this millinery bon mot for other occasions; it would be a chic chapeau in dove grey netting, with black feathers and a gleaming silvery silk flower……perfect to wear to the opera!

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Russian Veiling is Online at Britex!


We’re ecstatic to announce that Britex Fabrics now offers both flocked and classic Russian netting in our online store. This is perfect for making romantic bridal birdcage veils, accessorizing fascinators, or adding a charming vintage touch to historical costumes. Of course, a chapeau adorned with black flocked veiling makes everyone appear like we should be riding the Orient Express to Turkey, or rendezvousing beneath the Eiffel Tower!

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