The bodice is still pinned together, and I’m considering offering two different necklines, one could be worn with a guimpe…and there’s a different sleeve style for the tailored version. Stay tuned for more! 🙂
Close-up of the front.
Applying the lace.
View of the hem with a gold-colored petticoat peeking out from below.
Bridal gowns are my happiest of client work! Most of my detail work is done by hand…truly made with love. 🙂
Pulling out this jewel-toned turquoise silk ballgown for a bit of updating…it’s amazing how color can affect a mood, I’m always happy when I’m wearing shades of blue. What colors give you a lift?
What’s prettier than a colored silk petticoat? Showing it off! Hmmm, just a peek… 🙂
Antique net is being used as an overlay for an Edwardian waist, now I get to hand tack all those designs in place so it doesn’t shift!