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Rococo Court Garment

Added Jan 16, 2011

by ladya

St Gallen, Switz...

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Description

This is a garment I made for a uni project, everything is dyed, box pleated, hand embroidered and screen printed by me.
The top layer is made from a fabric that is 60% hemp and 40% cotton, making it hard wearing and more comfortable than usual to wear.
I also made the underpinnings.

Material Notes

Steel boning, poly boning, Hemp, cotton,

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Costume
Style
Classic, Evening Wear, Other, Vintage
Material
Cotton, Blends, Other

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    Jan 28, 2011, 12.31 AMby lovetosew2

    i love the ,,Rokoko Aera,, myself, and you have made it more lovable by taking up so much time and enthusiasm to create and make this most admiereable Gown,, in Germany we would say ,,Geil,, or ,,Wahnsinn,, in the most positiv meaning

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      Jan 29, 2011, 06.47 AMby ladya

      Vielen dank, es freut mich sehen das andere auch so etwas erfreut. :)
      Mein Deutsch ist nicht so gut wie früher.

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    Jan 27, 2011, 12.10 PMby marrrija

    I admire your patience and style.. :)

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    Jan 17, 2011, 12.57 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    you look absolutely amazing! that costume is to die for :) love the wig!!!

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    Jan 16, 2011, 11.32 AMby mellu

    Nice :)

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    Jan 16, 2011, 10.39 AMby zaarissima

    excellent!!!! How many meters of fabric do you have processed for this dress?

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      Jan 20, 2011, 10.05 AMby ladya

      For the dress, 30 meters that includes all the trim. It was all hand dyed.
      For the undergarments, corset 1 meter of coutil, 30 cm brochade and 25 steel bones 2 poly bones and eyelets and cording.
      The pannier, 12 meters of spring steel, 10meters of cotton
      the petti coat, 14 meters of cotton.

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    Jan 16, 2011, 09.47 AMby analogue

    Wow! Don’t know what to say… amazing!

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    Jan 16, 2011, 08.13 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    o.m.g!!! this is so beautiful. what a masterpiece!

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    Jan 16, 2011, 06.16 AMby macska

    Wow!!!

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    Jan 16, 2011, 05.24 AMby wackyblonde

    Absolutely gorgeous.

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