Here's a detail of the revamped face after threadpainting. The eye lashes really add a lot of life to it ...
I left the net on his part of his neck. I just could not find the right color of fabric to make it work for his neck.
The Bubble :
The shiny edges are made with Angelina Fibers.
The full circle is made with bridal netting/tulle, edged with an oplalescent thread and a satin stitch.