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Carrie Cochran Cabrera

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20 August, 2013

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    Carrie Cochran Cabrera added the project Woodstock Boho Dress
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    I am currently consulting with a major entertainment provider and one of the evenings of theme events is Woodstock. Rather than try to put the Female background vocal singer in tye-dye and jeans I…

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24 April, 2013

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    Carrie Cochran Cabrera added the project Leopard and Lace Tiki Dress
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    I started out perfecting a sweetheart bodice pattern that I worked on about 6-7 years ago. I liked the pattern so much I wanted to try it in different fabrics. For the past two days I have been l…

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26 December, 2012

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    Carrie Cochran Cabrera commented on the project Draped Leather top with Harness back

    I created my own pattern by draping one on my dress form. It’s a simple patter of 4 main pieces with straps of grosgrain ribbon across the back. The style lines are princess seams. To create the …



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19 March, 2012

  • 03:23 PM

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    Carrie Cochran Cabrera commented on the project Upcycled Silk Prom Dress

    This was a very rewarding project, the result even surpassed my own expectations leaving me very thirsty to reinvent some more old dresses. My client was easy to please and thrilled with the desig…

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    Carrie Cochran Cabrera commented on the project Upcycled Silk Prom Dress

    thank you for your kind words, yes Mother and daughter are thrilled. This turned out to be a very rewarding project with easy to please clients that loved the concept from the start.



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16 March, 2012

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    Carrie Cochran Cabrera added the project Upcycled Silk Prom Dress
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    My challenge was to upcycle an old brides maid dress of silk shantung into a glamourous modern prom dress. The original dress was a hand me down from mother to daughter for this special occasion. …

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