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Lace & Tulle Prom Dress
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Lace & Tulle Prom Dress

That Raspberry Ballet Some highlights of this recently completed prom dress. The bodice features a seamless lace overlay, delicate off-the-shoulder sleeves, and corset back with eyelets. Skirt is a full circle with a ton (two layers of 7m to be exact!) of tulle for the overlay. I have another video that shows more on sewing a...

A Prom Dress Worthy of a Red Carpet
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A Prom Dress Worthy of a Red Carpet

Completed this red prom dress recently and it’s an absolute stunner! The material is a heavier stretch satin and has a low deep-v neckline, waistband and full gathered skirt. So proud of it and making it took me back 10 years to my grad…

Upcycle Gown: From Prom to Wedding Reception
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Upcycle Gown: From Prom to Wedding Reception

What to do with that old prom dress in your closet? Wear-it-again to your wedding reception!

I recently finished a project that was a little different than my usual design ones. She wanted to take her old prom dress from 10 years ago and turn it into a shorter, more modern cocktail dress for her reception. It's a common occurrence these days where brides want a second dress that's is a bit more casual and easy to party and dance in. This is the first time I had been asked to take someone's prom dress and turn it into one of these dresses, I jumped at the chance!

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2013 Prom Trends Inspired by Golden Globes

Watching this years Golden Globe Awards I saw some great trends for those attending prom this year. Here’s a quick run-down to help you plan what your wearing for this special occasion, inspired by the celebrities who wore them!

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Guadalajaran Musts for the Bride

I was privileged to be sent some photos of wedding gowns and such from my friends taking a road trip through Mexico. These are from Guadalajara, enjoy! Happy Easter 🙂

90’s Prom Dress
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90’s Prom Dress

Here are some photos that I finally got around to uploading of the prom dress I altered. It was originally a two piece (bodice and floor length skirt). This is what I did: