Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Vintage roller set

I have been trying for ages to find time to learn how to set and style the wigs I make.  I have several sitting on a shelf that are finished as far as the knotting goes, but I haven't known how to style them.

I finally watched a few YouTube videos on roller setting hair, and I tried it for the first time today on the light blonde Marilyn wig that I made ages ago.

The results are far from perfect, but not too bad for my first attempt...





3 comments:

  1. I love visual arts, thanks for taking the time to make a knotting diagram!

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  2. and this blonde is lovely also, human or synthetic? the density is on point!

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    1. This is high heat synthetic. Thanks about the density, it looks great in the photos, but it's not really enough to hide the wefted back, unfortunately. I have to say I really don't like making lace-front wigs for that reason, I much prefer the look of a fully knotted wig.

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