Monthly Archives: May 2014

It’s a “Simple Hem”

Bridesmaids lie. They call for an appointment late after having their dress for weeks. “Yes”, they tell the bride…”I will get my dress (from internet Hell) altered in plenty of time for your wedding.” Well, the dresses get ordered 6 … Continue reading

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Neverending Vintage Remake

Six months ago a sweet young bride came to me with a project…to make a wedding dress from her recent purchases on Ebay and Craigslist. She explained she was “artistic” and had a “vision” and didn’t know if I could … Continue reading

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Missing Modesty

This week we continue with the tail end of Prom season and a brain teaser. This first dress came from China, no surprise, for $165, with a curly fishing line hem and gaping back neckline and drooping down from hem … Continue reading

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