So this is how it came out in the end. Headpiece, crinoline, sequins on dress, cumber bun, and last a satin choker collar with vintage pin on it as a necklace with a snap closure in the back. My daughter and one of her best friends is in blue. She got lots of compliments on her dress and I think she had fun so all is good in the end.
17 Nov 2012 Leave a comment
05 Nov 2012 Leave a comment
Still playing with beads and sequins. I think this one will be lovely for winter and can still be worn for Shakespeare week with a blue costume we have.
03 Nov 2012 4 Comments
Encase you have been curious to what this technique is called that I have sort of been doing French beaded flowers for the last two posts The reason I say sort of is that I have never read any instructions on it just seen pictures and a few examples in real life and am going from the ideas I figured out from what I saw.
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03 Nov 2012 2 Comments
I have wanted to make beaded flowers, berries and things of that sort for a while. When I was modifying that dress the other day I got the idea that this would be a good time to experiments with it.