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Coronation Elsa

Coronation Elsa

Coronation elsa Frozen costume. Everything was hand made but the crown. Skirt, bodice, shirt, cape and shoes were all hand painted by me. It also has gloves but unfortunately she was hot and took...

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Goldust the Wrestler

Goldust the Wrestler

Jumper Pattern: I used out of date McCalls 6908 because it has set in sleeves making it easier to match up pattern and it is more fitted than the recent M6251 with raglan sleeves. Fabric: gold lame...

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washable fabric picture frame sewing pattern

washable fabric picture frame sewing pattern

6 sizes of washable, fabric photo frames, tabletop, with pockets on the back for removable easel back & strut leg board, ribbon connecting strut leg pocket to back panel, pocket for photo and sheet...

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Tailored Coat

Tailored Coat

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 I made up this coat using my own drafted pattern. The coat has been underlined with silk which gives it a luxurious weight and feel to it. I used a horsehair interfacing for support adding...

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Copacabana Showgirl

Copacabana Showgirl

I used Samantha's raincoat as a template.  I cut out the pattern using David Tutera's Bridal Collection material from Joann's Fabrics, lining it in matching satin.  I bunched tulle and made 4 rows...

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Agnes Unicorn Princess - Despicable Me 2

Agnes Unicorn Princess - Despicable Me 2

Unicorn Princess Agnes from Despicable Me 2    Inspiration: Agnes is my favorite character from the Despicable Me movies. And when I saw her in this costume the first time I saw the second movie, I...

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Bata de Cola by Barbara Blumenfeld

"Bata de Cola" by Barbara Blumenfeld

My daughter is a professional flamenco dancer in NYC and over the years I have made some costumes for her, but this is the first time I attempted a "bata de cola" – a dress with a train.  Because...

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Flower Girl Dresses

Flower Girl Dresses

I designed these two flowergirl dresses to the bride's (my cousin's) specifications for an end of August wedding. The empire bodice is gathered dupioni and the circle skirt is five layers of tulle...

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FASHION FORWARD LOOKS by Ayana Ife`

FASHION FORWARD LOOKS by Ayana Ife`

I derive immense gratification out of creating beautiful work with my hands. All garments were constructed by me. The camo jacket, and denim pants were made from patterns. The special occaion dress...

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Warm Cossack Hat for Cold Times

Warm Cossack Hat for Cold Times

Imagine the sourthern hemisphere is in full flight with snow falling on the mountains only 50 minutes away. Yet, you have to get on publich transport, dash from the bus stop to the office building...

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Gorgeous Yellow Sundress

Gorgeous Yellow Sundress

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I made this dress for my daughter and she simply loved it and I was a proud mama seeing her glow in her gorgeous sundress. Dress is made in bright yellow eyelet. 

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Elsa Ice Queen Gown - inspired by Frozen for American Girl

Elsa Ice Queen Gown - inspired by Frozen for American Girl

♥ Elsa Ice Queen Gown  Costume for American Girl Dolls ♥  ~The first in a series of outfits & patterns inspired by  the move Frozen by Disney.~ As I sat watching Frozen with my older kids who...

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May Day Queen

May Day Queen

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I designed and constructed this dress for Laie May Day Queen Jordyn T. It was inspired by the dress worn by the actress playing Princess Ka'iulani, from the Disney movie of the same name 2009...

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One sleeve color blocked dress

One sleeve color blocked dress

This was a class project, where we had to take the basic sloper and create a torso derived dress.

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Spring has Sprung

Spring has Sprung

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100% Silk, very confortable and loose. Elastic on waist and side slits for flowing moviment.

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The Wild side

The Wild side

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Two piece animal print in silk. Top is halter and skirt has a front slit.

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The Little Black Dress

The Little Black Dress

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This is a one shoulder party/cocktail dress, very sexy, with a 12" long fringe. I used a embroidered net with sequins. Dress is all lined, but with an sheer back.

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Asymmetrical Draped Dress

Asymmetrical Draped Dress

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Dress made out of upholstry fabric and a light ficture

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genuine CariKim

genuine CariKim

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The inspiration for this dress came from a picture my daughter found on the internet.  The bodice fabric is a microfiber print I pin-tucked to texturize using a double needle.  The skirt is satin...

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Sewing Sheer Fabrics

Sewing Sheer Fabrics

I wanted to share my Oscar Party red-carpet dress and jacket which I just finished two days ago!  Every year our local art-house movie theater sponsors a catered, formal wear, red-carpet Oscar...

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