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« on: February 25, 2012 06:39:23 PM »

Hiya everyone, its been a while since I posted stuff I have made.

Last month I went to a charity Ball, and the theme was Venetian Carnival.  I referenced heavily on the Pattern M6097, but altered extensively to fit my body shape and height.  It was alot of fun, and I can't wait til next year.

I also made the head piece, necklace, earrings, fashioned rings from glass buttons. Wink it was very fun to show off my work in such an elaborate fashion. I think this is the most excessively decorated garment I have ever worked on. And I didn't even add a lot of beads to it. Wink may be I should!

Additional pictures on Page 2 Wink

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« Reply #1 on: February 26, 2012 11:52:47 AM »

Gorgeous!
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« Reply #2 on: February 26, 2012 01:34:35 PM »

Wow! *This Rocks!* the whole thing is just stunning! Well done!
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« Reply #3 on: February 26, 2012 01:58:17 PM »

hehe thanks! its was a blast to create and sew Wink
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« Reply #4 on: February 27, 2012 01:41:36 PM »

i'm currently working on a Victoriana style outfit, i hope it comes out looking half as good as that
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« Reply #5 on: February 27, 2012 07:28:17 PM »

I think the key was to over decorate for dramatic effects.

Dresses like these, I think you can put a boat on it and it will look right in place! I love to see what you have done. Wink
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« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2012 04:10:44 PM »

Beautiful!
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« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2012 04:55:48 AM »

That's fantastic! I love the material you used.
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« Reply #8 on: March 15, 2012 02:38:16 AM »

Gorgeous fabric and the dress and headgear looks amazing!
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« Reply #9 on: March 15, 2012 04:30:38 PM »

wow it is so beautiful ^.^ You have awesome talent ^.^
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^.^ desire to be you ^.^
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