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Wedding dress made on my Bernina

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Formal / Bridal
slkate on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? I used silk organza, silk peau d seau and around 65,000 crystal and glass beads.

slkate on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? The way it all came together. She looked beautiful and she was so proud to be wearing it.

slkate on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Don't start a project unless yyou have several months to give to the creation. I have about 450 hours in the beading alone. All together it took me over a year to source the materials , do the trial and error designing in muslin for the beadig and the dress and to make it. It was pure joy.

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Gorgeous!

07/07/2012 Flag

Thank you.

07/07/2012 Flag

Absolutely wonderful. Your daughter must have been so proud to wear it.

07/22/2012 Flag

Thank you so much. She loved it.

07/22/2012 Flag