The 'thing' with fantasy shows is the costume department use loads of texture techniques to create a mood for each character. Dragonscale embellishments are used in Game of Thrones to create Daenerys Targerean or Khaleesi's regalness as she becomes a queen while being the mother of dragons. So that's where I headed for my round 2 … Continue reading Dragonscale
It's taken me a while to get to this pattern but it's always been in the back of my mind to do. . This is one of the set of formal dresses I've been working on. Thank you for your comments about this dress. Again the fabrics are remnants from Pitt Trading. That $20 garbage … Continue reading Galaxy dress – Vogue 8280
Which dress should I wear for the family wedding? I do like each dress and I'll have a go at testing the Macaron this week so that next weekend I'll finish 'the dress' that I'll wear on the day. We're still in winter but I have a couple of long woollen coats that I can … Continue reading What do you think?
Last Friday to Sunday I was at a sewing retreat with 3 of my sewing buddies and 30 other sewers at Stanwell Tops. Below we were being blown away when we went to the beach for a break on the Saturday.In the lead up I decided to use this time to test dress patterns for … Continue reading Pattern testing weekend