Bejewelled

Added Jun 16, 2012

by mezzocouture

Toronto, Canada

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Description

A friend asked me to make her daughter’s prom dress. After browsing through shops, we came up with this dress. The skirt has 6 yards of silk chiffon, the bustier bodice is heavy silk satin embroidered with all sorts of goodies, including Swarovski crystals. If you’d like to see more pics and read the construction details, please visit my blog

Material Notes

silk chiffon, silk peau de soie, spiral steel boning, grosgrain ribbon, cotton shirting, muslin, petticoats, lining fabric, zipper, freshwater pearls, Swarovski crystals, japanese seed beeds, silk flowers and thread!

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Evening Wear
Material
Chiffon, Organza, Silk

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    Jun 18, 2012, 05.46 PMby mezzocouture

    Thank you, all, for your kind comments. It was a lot of fun to make!

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    Jun 16, 2012, 07.49 PMby guineveresmom

    This is incredible. I can’t even find the word I want to describe it. What a lucky girl to get a custom-made couture prom dress.

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    Jun 16, 2012, 06.03 PMby pamchar

    Spectacular!!!!!

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    Jun 16, 2012, 04.38 PMby MissHickory

    WOW!!!!! Amazing …..

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    Jun 16, 2012, 10.23 AMby Couture Academic

    Gorgeous! The dress looks good enough to eat!

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