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Indian Corn Costume

Indian Corn Costume

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I drew free handed every part.  Tank slip of raw cotten for kernels to attatch to.  Marbled cotton fabric in fall colors for kernels, (over 250) stuffed, gathered and individually sewn on slip and...

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Mother gollum - into the woods

Mother gollum - into the woods

I made this costume for a production at my sons school - it was a base ball gown with a ragged tulle skirt, bustier feather covered bodice and satin bolero jacket. Getting the feathers to stay up at...

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My Ribbon Flower Garden

My Ribbon Flower Garden

I was watching a you tube video on how to make ribbon flowers and felt an overwhelming urge to start creating my own "Flower Garden". Most are hand sewn with beads and rhinestone buttons added and...

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Various Designs,  also built by Daniel Pugh

Various Designs, also built by Daniel Pugh

Various designs--costume and special order--Patterned or draped and constructed by Daniel W. Pugh for theatre productions, costume competetions or individuals . . .

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Fashionista Loki

Fashionista Loki

This is my take on a Lady Loki out on the town in Midgard. The design, while inspired by Alexandra Byrne's look for the Avengers film, is my own. No commercial patterns were used and everything was...

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Gene Simmons Demon Project

Gene Simmons Demon Project

After thoroughly studying Gene Simmons's 1976 Demon Costume, the very first thing I did was draw and cut some patterns for every piece of armor the boots and codpiece and try them on my...

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Jacqueline Skellington

Jacqueline Skellington

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Here is my Jacqueline Skellington costume for Halloween. Based off of my own original design, we tried to capture Jack in a more feminine way. We started with a base black fabric, and once all of the...

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Indian Chief

Indian Chief

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 This is my grandson Ryan. I made him this outfit from a vintage simplicity pattern that I found on the net. I made the outfit out of an ultra suede material with decorative bias tape and trim that...

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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

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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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