Kit: Fancy St. Louis Snail Shirring Bonnet
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This St. Louis Fancy Snail Shirring Bonnet Kit comes with Pattern and complete instructions for size Infant. Snail Shirring is an old tecnique used to gather fabric in an decorative manner. The result is lovely and can be applied to other garments as well. All instructions included. Kit includes Fabric, Lace (lace may vary in kit depending on availability), White Double Faced Poly Satin Ribbon, and Entredeux
You will need -
Embroidery Floss (DMC or Anchor recommended) in colors of your choice. I used soft Blue, Pink and Green for leaves.
Madira #80 Thread in White
DMC #50 Thread in White
A Stronger Poly thread in White for the Snail Shirring technique
6 Crewel Needles and #10 Sharps Needles