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mic9970

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31 October, 2012



23 September, 2012



31 January, 2012

  • 07:43 PM

    mic9970 added the project called Zuhair Murad copy
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    This dress was made for a prom. My customer had seen a Zuhair Murad dress on the runway and wanted it copying – not surprising as it’s a couture dress and would have been about £10,000! We simplifi…

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  • 03:04 PM

    mic9970 added the project called 'Flapper' Bridesmaid dresses
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    These 3 bridesmaid dresses were made to compliment the Art Deco wedding dress (see my other projects). After hunting for a suitable ‘flapper’ pattern to no avail, I made them from scratch, practici…

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  • 02:51 PM

    mic9970 added the project called Art Deco Wedding dress
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    This wedding dress was made using Vogue pattern 1015. The bride wanted a 1930’s Art Deco feel and fell in love with the pattern as soon as she saw it. we replaced all the flowers with hand beading …

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18 November, 2011



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9 September, 2011

  • 12:47 PM

    mic9970 commented on the technique step Join lining to outer fabric

    How do you then handle the understitching of the lining? I have been trying in vain to discover a…

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22 August, 2011

  • 05:30 PM

    mic9970 commented on the project Recycled christening gown

    Sort of. I had a free pattern for a little girl’s dress that had come with a sewing magazine in t…

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11 July, 2011

  • 01:57 PM

    mic9970 added the project called Recycled christening gown
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    ‘Recycled’ because this is actually made from her mum’s wedding dress! It took a lot of positioning to find clean, undamaged pieces to use but luckily the wedding dress had a massive skirt so lots …

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  • 01:52 PM

    mic9970 added the project called Communion dress
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    This project was for a Holy Communion dress made from duchess satin with a sparkle organza overlay, covered buttons on the back, embroidered initials on a belt and an organza flower. It is very loo…

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  • 01:47 PM

    mic9970 added the project called Peachy prom dress
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    A peach prom dress based on Vogue 8150. This customer had seen some dresses she liked and wanted to use elements in each to create her own dress. We decided on a peachy pink crepe which flowed beau…

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  • 01:35 PM

    mic9970 added the project called Short and sassy wedding dress
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    This dress was for a customer wanting a simple, short wedding dress for a registry office wedding. She couldn’t find what she wanted in the shops so we went through a number of different styles in …

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  • 01:25 PM

    mic9970 added the project called Zesty shift dress
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    This silk fabric was left over from another project and it seemed a shame to waste it. The pattern is Butterick B5211 and is probably the easiest dress I’ve ever made, yet it looks so effective. Al…

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  • 01:19 PM

    mic9970 added the project called Zesty 60's dress
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    A lady came to me with some lovely but bright lime green silk and a dress pattern and said ‘make this!’ so I did! I added a black silk belt for contrast. There was even enough left to make her a se…

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