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Machine Sewn Garments

Machine Sewn Garments

This cotton dress was a vintage look when boarders were popular. I used pearlized snaps for the front closure. The 2 chest pockets were accented with lace as well as the hem. The shoulders were...

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Apron Tea Dress

Apron Tea Dress

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This knit dress is made for plus size or "curvy" women. It is a lightweight Spring garment that is comfortable and very feminine.

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Ruffled Tunic

Ruffled Tunic

This ruffled tunic is higher in front than in back, and has a square neckline. Size 18.

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Summer Duster

Summer Duster

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I designed this very light garment for southwest weather. It is a size 18.

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Asymmetric Tea Dress

Asymmetric Tea Dress

This is an original hand-drawn pattern for an asymmetric tea dress. It is made especially for plus-size or "curvy" women.

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1950s Inspired Evening Dress

1950's Inspired Evening Dress

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This is an upcycled dress made from an Indian Bridal Outfit and Scarf. The dress is inspired by the 1950's evening wear style, and is made from silk dupioni and plain silk. It has a fitted bodice...

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Cinderella To the Ball Gown for American Girl dolls

Cinderella "To the Ball" Gown for American Girl dolls

Designed with special emphasis on fullness and balance, this one is really a lot of fun. The skirt is created from several layers of thin fabrics. The petticoat makes the skirt even fuller and more...

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Custom Horse Show Jacket

Custom Horse Show Jacket

Custom horse show jacket. A variety of leathers, and Swarovski crystals make all of my designs stand out.

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Wedding Smoking Jacket

Wedding Smoking Jacket

A classmate of mine from Savannah College of Art and Design invited me to her wedding in San Diego so ofcourse I had to make something to wear. Her colors scheme was greys, nudes and blushes so I...

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Embroidered Elegance from India

Embroidered Elegance from India

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This gorgeous embroidered silk was purchased on a trip to India.  The color just screams 'holiday' to me, so I just had to make this for our company Holiday Dinner. I drafted the pattern from my...

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The Hand-Sewn Silk Regency Ballgown

The Hand-Sewn Silk Regency Ballgown

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As soon as I found out I was going to be in England for the Jane Austen Festival's Grand Ball, my immediate thought was, "Oh, I have to make the most elaborate gown I have ever made!"  And after at...

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Italian Renaissance

Italian Renaissance

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My Halloween costume this year is an Italian Renaissance inspired hat and gown:  ·         Fabric The dress is made with two different fabrics.  The outer skirt, sleeves and bodice are...

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Queen of Hearts

Queen of Hearts

Created toddler/child's size 4 Queen of Hearts dress with standing collar, Black and Red Satin Coat with train and Satin Scepter

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Holy costume party, Batman!

Holy costume party, Batman!

My version of the female Robin. I even made the epoxy rings. Hand drafted patterns.

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Zarina the Pirate Fairy

Zarina the Pirate Fairy

Drafted from a moulage (child costume only)

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Anna Coronation Gown (Frozen)

Anna Coronation Gown (Frozen)

I drafted the bodice from a moulage I drafted. My daughter is about a size 7. I embroidered the velvet (bodice) and taffeta (skirt).

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Steampunk Wonderland

Steampunk Wonderland

I drafted all of the patterns used in the costumes (peasant top, child's underbust corset from moulage, skirt and bustle, gun holster, child's headpiece with goggles and bow, adult overbust corset...

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Big Red Witch

Big Red Witch

I made my daughter and myself Red Witch Costumes.  I gathered all the red/maroon materials I had and designed and sewed our costumes.  It's fully lined and the skirt has several layers as well as...

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Little Red Witch

Little Red Witch

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We decided to be red witches so I gathered all the red / maroon materials I had and came up this this for my daughter.  The hat is homemade with wire to help shape it.  The dress is our design...

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Mermaid costume

Mermaid costume

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My daughter wanted to be Ariel from The Little Mermaid this year.  I made the hair by knitting a stretchy hat and then weaving in strands of sparkly yarn.  The t-shirt was purchased, but I sewed...

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