wedding


2 days (48 hours) to finish the gown

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

Favorite seam ripper

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Four days. Yikes

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


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.

Bride and Groom

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

New Bodice Design Draped

18 days to the Wedding Day

With only 18 days to go until my daughter’s wedding, we are changing up the dress design. With the bride’s approval, the bodice foundation is well underway!


20 Days — tick, tick, tick 2

20 days to the wedding and I didn’t get much sewing time today–but we did have a fun bridal shower!! It is fun to see Xan so happy!!

chevrons and rose centerpieces

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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

Lauren skirt almost complete

Skirt almost there: Wedding Gown in a Weekend

Flounces with applied lace attached. Phew!