Today’s efforts became a hodge podge of activity with a single common theme: gold glitz!
First fitting went well. The bride is now tasked with finding bridal appropriate foundations–ie corset and bra. Next fitting will go much better!! This morning I started playing with some of the bottles we’ve been collecting and here are the results: A little black glitter and some modge podge. And […]
The bodice is coming together. Sort of….
Everything has been pinned in place and my niece loves it!!
It’s been only moments since I was last mean! I didn’t really realize how mean I am, as a mom, until recently and so I write this blog to my children–knowing full well that none of them read my blog, and therefore I know it will be where I can […]
It’s not till friday night, right?
1. So let it be written that I hate crepe back satin. 2. What was I thinking when I wrote the schedule in the earlier post? 3. It’s 2:38 pm and I am still working on the neck trim. 4. Good thing prom is not tomorrow! (I have until Friday.)
Here’s the schedule, barring any distractions. (clears throat) 9:30 am. Prep pieces10:00 am. Sew fronts and backs11:00 am zipper and side seamsNoon. Fronts to backs prep for fitting1:00 pm. Fitting. Contrasting details2:00 pm. Sleeves, trim, 3:00 pm. Set sleeves. Fitting4:00 pm. Lining to dress5:00 pm. Hem and finish We’ll see […]
Whose idea was it to put a kajillion buttons on this?? Oh yea, mine.
Did I mention the jacket?