Added Sep 25, 2012
Woking, United K...
My mum brought back this beautiful red with balck polka dot stretchy fabric from the charity shop, tellign me it was fate and the fabric and i were just meant to be together, sigh. SO i went about thinking i really want something thats easy to slip on and off that is perfect for summer, time goes by…..Over the summer I interned at this wonderful burlesque costume design comany called Holloway Smith Noir (http://www.hollowaysmithnoir.com) and learnt so much! One day one of the girls came in wearing the sweetest playsuit she picked up in America, that was it! So i set about designing my style, the neckline, sleeves or sleeveless!? One problem, i’d never made shorts! So the next day at work during a fitting as i was unpicking some silk shorts for a client i was carerfully stuuding the pattern and construction and volia, all the way home on the train i went over and over in my head! Cor blimey I was so happy!! So here you have it my proud little creation….
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