Sweet Summer Bow Wrap Dress

A summer wrap dress style complete with flirty bow! Used is my convertible wrap dress classic with a chiffon overlay, in the colour Iris. Start the style off with a strapless and tie as many times as you can until you can tie the bow.

This is the look I wore to our 5th wedding anniversary dinner. I was such a beautiful day, we took the final look shots at the pier in Sidney.

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2017 OSCARS Show-Stopper Dresses!

Wow, what a show! Everything was going well without a hitch and then bam, controversy! Announcing the wrong winner for best picture is surely going to go down in history as a memorable Oscars moment! I for one will be remembering that – and these memorable dresses seen on the red carpet this year.

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Vintage Dress Transformation: 70s to Futuristic

My latest video is really a “making of” diary of my latest vintage project, transforming this 70s style gown into a futuristic inspired look complete with cape. This dress was my Aunt’s and it was made by my Grandmother Elise originally. It was pretty amazing to work on it and eventually sew on my label with her name, which you’ll see in the video.

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An In-Depth Look at My Industrial Sewing Machine!

Threading, General Care and Use

I set out to do a quick video as per a request from a subscriber and ended up with a pretty detailed overview of my industrial sewing machine, a Reliable 8900M straight stitch. How I thread it, wind a bobbin and just generally how I use it to save me time sewing garments. Some may find it interesting, but probably not everyone… but watch anyway! 😉

It’s a very good machine and has never caused me any grief (compared to my Bernina home version…) all in all is was the best major purchase I have made so far!

Modern Bride Show This Weekend!

It will be my first time attending ANY bridal show as an exhibitor! I am really excited to get myself out there and meet all you brides.

Booth #30

Sunday, Jan. 8th! 11am – 4pm

Crystal Garden events centre downtown Victoria.

Get all the Details with all the times & performances.

 

Come, stop by and let’s discuss your dream dress!

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