Working on my samples, updates, and my autumn cocktail dress

SAMPLE GARMENTS FOR MY WEBSITE…I have been working on perfecting some sample garments for my website. As you know, the “cherry sprinkles dress” was a “franken-dress” and it was made of two previous projects that I re-fashioned, and there wasn’t a pattern… I just sort of pieced things together as I went along.I am happy […]

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Silhouette Skirt-aka “The Nightmare Stag Skirt”

So here is the skirt I made for Ciarra. I also made a duplicate for myself. The skirt is a ladylike midi-box pleat design. When we saw the fabric the first time, we just sort of got “sucked” into the print. We thought it was unique and interesting. The stag is what popped out to […]

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Featured Project on Burdastyle, done with skirt, and mood boards for my first official collection, and home improvement…

Hello all,Yesterday (it’s still up today as well) the Lemonade and Bento box dresses were featured projects on the BurdaStyle website. If you like to sew, and you have not been to the BurdaStyle website, I suggest you check it out. I adore it. We have a great community, with the most amazing people. It’s […]

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Lemonade and Bento Box dresses

Here are two sundresses I recently made for my daughter and I. They are both the same style of dress, but two different prints… Ciarra’s Bento Box sundress…. Ciarra picked this print out. She loves it. She makes Sushi all the time in our house, so we thought it was appropriate! LOL Ciarra’s shoes: Wild […]

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