Amy's Dress

Added Apr 22, 2011

by cantare

Boulder, Colorad...

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Description

Amy is a member of a local band, Post Paradise, and has style to match her musical/interior design skills! They were the headliner for the fashion show and I was privileged to make her outfit. The corset is a handmade piece by a label called Laced Gypsy. The skirt was made from material cut from someone’s curtains. The shirt was a brocade fabric with a lace-up back to show off Amy’s [future] cello tattoo. The band has a decidedly steampunk influence, minus the goggles. And since Amy is fairly shy, the guys of the band were pretty surprised to see her struttin down that catwalk!
Model credit: Amy M. (Post Paradise)
Photo credit: Matt A., Flux Studios

Material Notes

Top: nylon/polyester brocade with polyester lining. Skirt: polyester taffeta (non-flammable curtain fabric :) with polyester lining

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Evening Wear, Rock, Romantic, Steampunk, Victorian
Material
Blends, Other, Polyester, Taffeta

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    Jun 15, 2011, 03.09 AMby sew4my3

    Super cool! Gotta love this!

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    Apr 26, 2011, 10.15 PMby IzzaBelle

    wowza! very nice!!

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      Apr 27, 2011, 02.13 AMby cantare

      Thanks ;) It looks esp nice when she’s playin her cello!

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    Apr 23, 2011, 09.43 AMby sealtopaz

    L O V E I T !!!!!!!!! WooooooooW L O V E I T !!!!!!!!!

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      Apr 23, 2011, 05.47 PMby cantare

      Wow, thank YOU so much! This comment makes me happy :)

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    Apr 22, 2011, 09.45 PMby urbandon

    Very, very nice.

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      Apr 22, 2011, 11.32 PMby cantare

      Merci beaucoup!

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    Apr 22, 2011, 07.31 PMby Priscilla Folley

    I dig the skirt!

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      Apr 22, 2011, 09.30 PMby cantare

      Thanks Priscilla!

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