Feather trim is a strip of fabric decorated with natural feathers (ostrich, guinea fowl) or made from modern quality materials which look practically the same way. Feather trim can be finished with rhinestones or crystal beads, carried out on a piece of sheer tulle or a narrow strip of fabric.
Feather trim is a fashion trend. Many designers decorate their haute couture masterpieces from recent collections with feathers to create a unique and glamorous look.
Feather Trim and Clothes
Feather trims are good for decoration of dresses, skirts, tops, jackets, waistcoats, hats, fans, and even for lingerie.
Among the main advantages of applying feathers in decoration are:
- Eye-catching effect. Feathers are perfect for finishing a hem of a dress or skirt, look nice at neckline and add an elegant note to a charming hat. Compared with other trimming materials, feathers look unusual and unforgettable.
- Casual style. Feathers are widely used in the fashion industry for haute couture looks, however, it is normal to use feather trims to create a casual and everyday image, which can be more cheerful and carefree. For example, a simple jacket with a feather trim looks trendy and informal.
- Vibrant design. Using feathers will help in creating your own masterpieces. Due to modern materials and bright colors it is possible to bring into life the most extravagant project.