Xanadu


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! ;)


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

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

Invitations for the Grand Affair

23 Days to The Grand Affair Countdown

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