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jl-r

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10 January, 2013



4 September, 2008

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    jl-r commented on the project Blue & Gold Minna

    Very cute – good fabric choice. Looks like raw silk without costing like raw silk! Yay for cotton!



2 September, 2008

  • 03:22 PM

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    jl-r added the project Mrs. Peacock's purse
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    Mrs. Peacock’s purse for “Clue!” – made from fabric remnants of the costume and a peacock feather print that I couldn’t NOT use – even though the director hated it. It was barely visible on stag…

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  • 03:12 PM

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    jl-r added the project Mad Hatter Purse
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    Jeans purse – Mad Hatter style.

    A friend loaned her massive top hat for a production of Alice, so I made her a purse using fabric remnants from the Mad Hatter’s costume, and other items expres…

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  • 01:07 PM

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    jl-r added the project Mrs. Peacock Costume
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    Tie-back tunic with cutout sleeves. Fortuny pleated palazzo pants.
    This was for a local production of “Clue!” – for the character of Mrs. Peacock. The actress had some areas she wanted to "hide…

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  • 12:59 PM

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    jl-r added the project Renaissance inspired Prom Dress
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    Prom dress with laced corset top, slashed full sleeves ending in cutout cuffs, silk and satin removable overskirt and tulle underskirt. Beaded ribbon trim and rhinestone buttons.

    My daughter …

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  • 12:54 PM

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    jl-r added the project Ren Faire costume
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    Crushed velvet and satin underdress with lace trim. Brocade surcoat, with beaded trim.

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  • 10:19 AM

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    jl-r commented on the project Favourite jacket

    Love using upholstery and drapery fabrics for clothes. Especially love them for costumes too – they read so much better from stage. Who says you match the sofa? It matched you!

  • 10:04 AM

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    jl-r commented on the project Dracula cape

    Very cool. I like the way the herringbone pattern keeps it from looking ‘vampirey’. It’s a working wardrobe piece, not a costume. Really good choice of fabric!

  • 09:49 AM

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    jl-r commented on the project Renaissance inspired Prom Dress

    This dress took a full month to design and make – with stops to regain our religion along the way. Thanks for the comment! :)

  • 09:33 AM

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    jl-r commented on the project Princess dress for my daughter

    So darling – and chic not ‘meringue’

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