Red carpet Guipure lace gown

Added Dec 19, 2012

by Cristina Staicu

Crawley, United ...

Missing

Views

1462

533914_472258382819824_23201794_n_large

Description

Spectacular evening/wedding/gala dress, made of superior quality French Guipure lace and stiff tulle net fabric.
The lace is made of cotton and silk blend material, it has a lovely discreet shine and it’s soft and thick in texture.
It is doubled with cream colour satin underneath, as seen in the pictures. Also, there is handmade lace trim around the neckline and armholes, also made of Guipure lace.
The bottom part is made of stiff cream tulle, gathered in a mermaid line, with the back part longer than the front part.(I will upload some more pictures soon).
There are handmade black lace appliqu on the tulle part, more towards the lace part and less to the hem line.
Zip fastening at the back. Fully lined with anti static cream lining.

Difficulty

Expert

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Evening Wear
Material
Lace/Sequins, Tulle

15 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • Img_1958_large

    Jan 2, 2013, 05.02 PMby Andres Pinedo

    beautiful! did you use a pattern?

    1 Reply
    • Missing

      Jan 2, 2013, 06.21 PMby Cristina Staicu

      Thank you :). I used a basic dress pattern for the lace part, but no pattern for the tulle. I used about 20 m of stiff tulle, divide it in 3 layers, each layer fixed very gathered. Then cut it shoter in front and longer towards the back, directly on the mannequin.

  • Missing

    Dec 28, 2012, 12.16 AMby Cristina Staicu

    Thank You very much for your lovely feedback. It means a lot :)

  • Img03661-20110611-1438_large

    Dec 27, 2012, 04.07 PMby Ravince

    This is luvly :)

  • Image_large

    Dec 26, 2012, 03.47 AMby neveenkarnes

    very nice… your work is great and so clean. Congrats on a fantastic project :)

  • Missing

    Dec 24, 2012, 04.22 AMby Sieya TheSewingdiva

    OMG…………..LOVE IT

  • P4010345_large

    Dec 24, 2012, 03.52 AMby pambox

    A showstopper

  • Missing

    Dec 22, 2012, 04.59 PMby Cristina Staicu

    Thank you very much everyone :)

  • Missing

    Dec 22, 2012, 10.30 AMby Vicki Williams

    Amazing! you are amazing! you should audition for Project Runway!

    1 Reply
    • Missing

      Dec 22, 2012, 05.00 PMby Cristina Staicu

      I’m not sure if they make the show in the UK too. Otherwise, I would go :))

  • 204_large

    Dec 20, 2012, 09.34 PMby martinK

    impressive and a very nice lace

  • Img_6292a-495x660_large

    Dec 20, 2012, 05.31 PMby mollytov

    Stunning. I love all the evening wear you’ve posted, but especially this one. You’re mad talented!

  • Missing

    Dec 20, 2012, 04.56 PMby Cristina Staicu

    Thank you very much for your positive comments :)

  • 100_2178a_large

    Dec 20, 2012, 01.28 PMby kisses

    The lace is beautiful which makes the dress very fabulous

  • 7477921d82b9cd62dad6abe75756cb0b30ea2282_large

    Dec 20, 2012, 07.42 AMby flowergirl22

    really nice. wearing it out anywhere nice soon then?

    1 Reply
    • Missing

      Dec 20, 2012, 04.57 PMby Cristina Staicu

      I wish I could wear it, but it’s sold. Maybe next time :)

  • Swirlblouse1_large

    Dec 20, 2012, 12.19 AMby slmnstyle

    Beautiful!

  • Sc20140213-172446-1_large

    Dec 19, 2012, 11.04 PMby Mary Athey

    Gorgeous.x

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 13 people added it

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/red-carpet-guipure-lace-gown?image=302878