Last night more candy cane swirl strips were added to the skirt and a ribbon rose hair piece was made from the same ribbon.
With rain expected today the under structure was taken down from the ladder and the next photo of it will probably be when my husband tries it on for me. But that doesn't mean there aren't some photos to look at.
A big Mother needs big buttons! These will go over the spot where the rings are on the front of the skirt.
The base is a circle of corrugated cardboard, batting and floral wire put through 2 slits to make a shank for sewing it onto the skirt. The wire is twisted along it's self under the batting/