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« on: October 07, 2013 12:56:51 PM »

I went to a Victorian themed ball last month and absolutely needed  Roll Eyes a new outfit for this occassion. I love sewing historical stuff and think that nothing flatters a female figure better!

My autumn tornure was made from poly tafeta in red and black with beautiful embroidery in fall colours. The pattern is frankensteined from a Truely Victorian pattern and real historic patterns found on the web. The corset was sewn after a pattern I took of a bought corset (which I'm in fact wearing underneath). The decoration are fake leaves and flowers I got in the dollar store or on flea markets. My friend helped me a lot as I'm not that good with arranging flowers... Enough with the talk, on with the pictures!  Grin









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« Reply #1 on: October 07, 2013 01:33:49 PM »

Oh my goodness, that's delicious!!  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: October 07, 2013 02:16:01 PM »

Gorgeous!
It looks great on you.
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« Reply #3 on: October 07, 2013 02:41:24 PM »

This is stunning! 
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« Reply #4 on: October 07, 2013 02:53:11 PM »

Oh wow.  I wish I had an excuse to wear something like this.  You look fabulous!
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« Reply #5 on: October 07, 2013 04:19:54 PM »

It's stellar!
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« Reply #6 on: October 07, 2013 10:50:12 PM »

Thank you guys, your nice comments make me realy happy!  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: October 07, 2013 11:11:12 PM »

Stunning!
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« Reply #8 on: October 07, 2013 11:19:46 PM »

Wow, this is ridiculously gorgeous, and you look amazing in it!
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« Reply #9 on: October 08, 2013 12:22:10 AM »

Awesome! You wear it very well.
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« Reply #10 on: October 08, 2013 01:33:42 AM »

You look amazing! Everything compliments one another, and the colours are to die for. Awesome job!
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« Reply #11 on: October 09, 2013 10:16:08 PM »

Thank you for your nice comments!  Cheesy
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« Reply #12 on: October 13, 2013 12:56:25 AM »

Wow, absolutely beautiful!
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« Reply #13 on: October 13, 2013 04:33:40 AM »

You look stunning!
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« Reply #14 on: October 14, 2013 03:14:03 PM »

Wow, so gorgeous! The colors are very nice and it looks great.
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« Reply #15 on: October 15, 2013 02:03:57 PM »

want !
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« Reply #16 on: October 16, 2013 03:45:26 AM »

The dress is gorgeous and you look great in it!
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« Reply #17 on: October 16, 2013 10:06:32 AM »

Thanks so much! It makes me so happy to recieve all this positive feedback...  Shocked Smiley
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« Reply #20 on: February 09, 2014 06:47:06 PM »

This is such a gorgeous ensemble!
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« Reply #21 on: March 01, 2014 11:26:12 AM »

Its beautiful. I love it.
I wish I could sew a bustle dress that looked so neat and cohesive (mine is currently a work in progress...makes me look like a stocky queen victoria lol!)
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