sewing


And then it was over

It would be ridiculous to say that I am finally recovering–but then life is always ridiculous, so — yes, I am finally recovering from the unbelievable extravaganza that was “The Wedding”! Fortunately for us we were blessed with an AMAZING photographer, Stacey Bishop.  Here is a link to her blog […]

Gold Affair Collage

Favorite seam ripper

2 days (48 hours) to finish the gown

With just 2 days left to sew, the seam ripper was the MVP for today! ;)


Four days. Yikes

With family and friends helping with prep, we may actually be ready for a wedding this weekend!

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Bride and Groom

Madie’s Dress 1

This gorgeous bride is wearing the dress I made for her and finished just in time to start on Xan’s.


10 days to Sew….

The Flower girls dresses are coming right along. I played with the tulle a little and learned some interesting things like making it stiffer and easier to cut with hairspray and a little glitter spray (since we ARE adding a little glitter to just about everything). Here’s the littlest dress […]

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Neckline beading

13 days to go–Oh My…

The roller coaster got a little off track, but with the help of amazing friends, we are securely back on the rails and rearing to go!


Project Wedding: 17 days to go 2

Today’s efforts became a hodge podge of activity with a single common theme: gold glitz!

Pinteresting-Pieces

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22 days to the Event

Draping the bodice. Pearl taffeta–it’s going to be gorgeous! First muslin fitting today! C is downtown LA getting supplies! Wish I could have gone.


23 Days to The Grand Affair Countdown

Preparation begins in full force for Xanadu’s Grand Affair.

Invitations for the Grand Affair