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Fit for a queen

Added Mar 30, 2014

by Adriana Orozco

San Pedro De Mon...






My client is a beautifull mature woman, who loves to wear beautifull clothes!! This design, shows her figure very well. The skirt is cut in a 4 ply silk on the bies, and lined with silk jersey in the same color. The strapless top part, was worked with draped silk chiffon and under it, I aplyed embroidered silk organza that came out of the draped organza just to be seen…..all with swarovski crystals, in the same color. To finish the look, the “bolero-chawl” was added…all sparkle with the crystals as well.

Material Notes

All 100% silk. I used,: 4 ply silk charmeusse, chiffon, organza, and silk jersey for the lining, and silk taffeta for the internal corset.




Garment Type
Evening Wear

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    Apr 27, 2014, 10.49 PMby makelounge

    wow!!!! stunning. Great Work and a beautifull woman wearing this treasure.Thanks for sharing this – it’s an inspiration

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    Apr 21, 2014, 01.31 PMby Timea Schmidt

    I’m so glad, you posted this dress here Adriana! I can see the details a lot better then on facebook:) So beautiful, the color is delicious! I love that you only work with beautiful, high quality fabric. Do you always use bra underwire in strapless or corset dresses?

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    Apr 3, 2014, 12.24 AMby freakusbzzz

    love love love…

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      Apr 11, 2014, 11.47 AMby Adriana Orozco

      Thank you my dearest!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I wrote you a letter a while ago………….no reply!!! Look forwards to have news from you and the children!!!

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    Apr 1, 2014, 02.53 PMby domestic-divaonline

    No one can design like you, my friend. Simply stunning! Can you please describe the color? I can’t tell if it’s a very soft peach or something else. The crystal work is gorgeous and the bolero style shawl ingenious!

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      Apr 11, 2014, 11.46 AMby Adriana Orozco

      Thank you my dear friend!!!! actually the color is so beautifull………….is like a nude color with a bit of rosy-peach on it……………. I am so happy that you like it!!
      Send you and Ray my best regards and much love!!! all the way from the rainforest!!

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    Apr 1, 2014, 05.33 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    dear adriana! what a pleasure to see you again here! the new dress is an Haute couture dream and really sensationel! the fit, the finish and the material are of such a high level of skills. i am totally impressed and wish, i could sew like you! Bravo my dear friend!!

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      Apr 11, 2014, 11.44 AMby Adriana Orozco

      Thank you my darling friend!!!! now the ontly thing I have in mind is: Hurray!!! my friends from Berlin are coming to visit me on the rainforest!!!!

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    Apr 1, 2014, 02.24 AMby shibz

    This is just amazing! I can’t believe you made this (not because I doubt your skills! The dress is so mind-blowing is all). Your client would be so pleased. Did you create this from draping or a pattern?

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      Apr 11, 2014, 11.43 AMby Adriana Orozco

      Thank you so much for your lovely comment!!! I actually did it from a flat pattern.!

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    Mar 31, 2014, 08.16 PMby Irina Schwab

    Wow, Adriana! This is so intricate!! Gorgeous!

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