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Christmas Bride

This lovely Wtoo Carrion dress fits like a glove: Lucky for me the alterations are not too complicated. Take in the hips and shorten the hem:                             … Continue reading

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Double Trouble

Very rarely do I ever get the same dress twice in a season but this year it has happened again after the last 2 sheer dresses. This time it is strapless lace Wtoo Preston.    Let’s see what both of … Continue reading

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Lace, Hems and Straps

This Wtoo Pippin dress is dramatic and very long. We have seen this dress before and know what has to be done to shorten it. Even this tall model needs her dress shortened in front! Besides needing to be shortened … Continue reading

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Sample Dress Labor

This dress is Mon Cheri Enchanting. It was bought at a new local salon with no tags whatsoever inside which is bizarre! There were no labels as to fabric content or size or country of origin…all removed for some reason. … Continue reading

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Trim, Twill Tape and Repair

This feminine wedding gown is a Wtoo Della. This poor model doesn’t seem to have enough bust to make the bodice look good. On a real bride, the bodice looks quite different and you can see the little section of … Continue reading

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Two Piece Two

Buying the $875 Wtoo Bree bustier and coordinating it with a $1000 Effie skirt should make this alteration a piece of cake…no?     How about a real body instead of a model…that top edge is not fitting well and the skirt … Continue reading

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