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Hustle, Bustle

For those of you who have asked for some examples of bustles…here we go. They can be simple needing only one point or more complex in groups of odd numbers. If you are lucky and the train is narrow then … Continue reading

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What Brides Want-March 2013

It has been quite the week! I don’t remember getting in so many gowns quite so early in the season and with so many alterations needed/wanted. As I totaled up the costs per hour on some of these dresses, I … Continue reading

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Mini Betty Page

Maybe some of you remember when I had to alter a green bridesmaid dress last year from Betty Page website. They seem to specialize in retro fashions for curvy girls. This year my oldest daughter is renewing her wedding vows … Continue reading

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