Brazilwood Smocked Dress

Added Aug 19, 2009

by zoe-val

Kalamazoo, Michi...

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Description

The fabric was hand-dyed with brazilwood, a natural dye. The top yokes, both front and back, are hand-smocked and beaded. This dress was made as a final project for a class exploring advanced fabric manipulation techniques.

Material Notes

Hand-dyed silk habotai, ribbon, floss and beads to match

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Evening Wear
Material
Silk

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    Aug 20, 2009, 12.59 PMby anajan

    Glamourous!

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    Aug 20, 2009, 09.43 AMby daisylynn

    I second emilyg, I’d love to see closeups of all the lovely deatils!

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    Aug 19, 2009, 09.56 PMby polychromatin

    Just beautiful

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    Aug 19, 2009, 09.21 PMby sianysiany

    Just dreamy!

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    Aug 19, 2009, 11.06 AMby emily greensmith

    So beautiful! Is there any chance you could post close ups of the smocking detail? I’d love to see it.

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    Aug 19, 2009, 09.53 AMby supachick

    LOVE IT!!!!!!!

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    Aug 19, 2009, 05.54 AMby missb3

    Very lovely!

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    Aug 19, 2009, 05.29 AMby sewella

    It’s absolutely gorgeous!

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