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jan.elle
« on: March 26, 2012 09:40:27 PM »

Hi everyone! This is my most recent project in a veryyyy long time.

My inspiration was the lovely Chie of Vivat Veritas. Chie is an amazing seamstress and I am constantly inspired by her work! I encourage you to look her up!





The dress is made from black cotton sateen and accented with glass faux pearls. I made it under a slight time crunch, so although I think I've done better work, I'm happy with how it came out! I used a pattern that I drafted myself.

Thank you for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2012 11:06:27 PM »

Love this. Great detail work.  I wish I had your talent.  I just checked your blogs.  When I have more time I'll really look at everything.  But so far I'm impressed with both of them.
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« Reply #2 on: March 27, 2012 06:22:55 AM »

this is beautiful! I love the details as well.
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« Reply #3 on: March 28, 2012 03:06:00 PM »

So gorgeous!
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« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2012 01:01:47 PM »

The back has a breathtaking view. The flow from the shoulders to the back zipper is dreamy. The bodice looks painstakingly gorgeous, labour of love. Luckily, a dress like this will be able to last for many years.
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