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I Think I Will Pass

Some of you may think that I accept anything that walks in the front door or gets into my email box…but I don’t! If the dress and bride present themselves as way too much trouble, I can say I am … Continue reading

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No Tulle, Just Smooth Satin…Hooray!

This thick satin beauty of a gown showed up and really didn’t need too much done to it like other wedding dresses. The bride must have tried on dozens of dresses from every salon in our valley and also in … Continue reading

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Adding Ease

A stunning dress that fits the model is a joy to see. The same dress on a real person: The straps were too long so they were shortened (pinned in the photo) and the lace motifs stitched back down. What … Continue reading

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Holding My Breath

Isn’t this just the most romantic dress ever? It hugs the curves and makes the most of the model. My bride showed up the first week of February and swore she was going to go to the gym and lose … Continue reading

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Back in Time

Growing up my parents used terms that my generation just never picked up and repeated. My father always said the price of things in terms of “two bits, four bits, and six bits” meaning 25 cents, 50 cents and 75 … Continue reading

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Make Me Look Like a Million Bucks

The phone rang with a desperate voice on the other end….“I have tried on 40 dresses and finally found the best one for the wedding I have to attend”. “The wedding is on the East Coast and it is being … Continue reading

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Shiny Objects

What might be coming up for the 2018 season? Here is a sneak peek at one challenge: Yes, this is from the late 1980’s and yes, that is staining all down the front of the dress. It came in a … Continue reading

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