Getting the hair right is an important part of costuming and can make or break the look, particularly a period look. I’m a bit lazy by nature and love short-cuts that work. Besides, Zalphod* I’m not and, even with my current arrangement of arms, I do find working above my own head difficult. Luckily for us lazy-bones, many practical tutorials can be found in various places on the interwebs and particularly on YouTube.

Here is a quick Gibson Girl Tuck found via the blog Significant Randomness.


* If you didn’t get this reference that is me you hear sighing and see pointing you to your closest book vendor. I suggest you have someone read it out loud to you for full comedic effect.