goodwood revival

Project Description

What are you most proud of? The finished product... What advice would you give someone starting this project? take it slowly and start with the dress

What you will need

  • the dress is made in dupion silk
  • fully lined
  • the jacket is made in a polyester/wool mix fully lined with contrast velvet buttons and collar. Full net petticoat underneath for volume.

Q&A with Flopsiewoo

Marsbars asked:
what pattern did you use?
Flopsiewoo answered:
Hi there I used my own design, part of the top i used a bit from a vintage pattern from the states, but i mostly do my own and then transfer in calico before fitting on the dressmakers dummies
magpiemom asked:
Oh my! Are you at a famous horse race in England! I can't remember what they call it. Lady, you must have blown everyone's socks off. Fantastic dress and jacket and bonnet!!!
Flopsiewoo answered:
Hi magpie it was goodwood revival, she had fantastic comments and the pictures of her on the day look great I was so pleased with my work. Thank you for your comments
Flopsiewoo asked:
I shall be working on another 50's inspired outfit for my step daughters wedding shortly, vintage fabric from America, can't wait.
Flopsiewoo answered:
Hi Jeanette brown I googled and did some searching and just by luck I guess, but was very impressed with the service I received.
Jeanette Brown asked:
This whole outfit is just stunning!! The dress is such a beautiful and flattering style, I will definitely be digging out some vintage patterns, I love this style. Congrats on such a gorgeous job well done.
Flopsiewoo answered:
Thank you so much for your lovely comment, i am passionate about what I make. :-)

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