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Blue/White Dotty Dress

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Bepreparedfor the summer!
Beautiful summer cotton dress, back zipper and kick pleat, white piping , detachable shoulder straps.






Bullet Bra&Girdle/Rewiew

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I got recently some beautiful presents and two of them are Cabaret Bullet Bra from What Katie Did and Vargas Longline Girdle in Plum from Kiss Me Deadly (alsowith matching Gio stockings).

I am satisfied with the Bullet Bra. Onthe beginning itwasquitea newfeeling.Sureitlooksfunnywhen combined withtightT-shirt, butit feels goodwhen Iwearit under theblouse. Now I have two of them.The first,white one is bought on ebay from retrogirl1966 and I really like it. It is the same as on the photo but all in white.






















   Girdlelooks fantasticon the fabulous Morgana, a little lessfantasticonme, butI'm justan averagewoman.
AsI alwaysbuyblack orwhite underwear,some coloris always welcome and plumcoloris one of my favorites.
    Had alittle troublewith theclosureuntil Ifigured out thatI have tobuckleand thenpull over.The onlything thatI do not like are theclasps, theirposition actually.All threeclaspsshouldbe even andthey are not. The middle (side) clasp is too long, and the rear is too short. It doesn&…

Violet Cocktail Dress

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This dress is made of crash taffeta. Pattern for the bodice is taken from Burda Style Magazine 6/2006 style 123. size 42. But likemany timesbefore,cutjustdoes not matchthe image. Necklineis toowide,it descendsto halfshoulder but it is fortunate thatthe girlhas alushnecklinesothat it does notslipfurtherdown. She likes it.




I also made a overskirt for the dress



Pleated Pinstripe Skirt

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The skirt is made of wool blend, gray with pink pin stripes. I took 8 gore slim skirt pattern and in the middle ofthe front of theskirtI have attached apiecewith pleats. Skirt is fully lined.



 This skirt was made for Ivana aka Greta(Gretel) MaCabre a beautiful redhead Pin-up girl.


Almosttheentire monthhas passedsince mylast post!!! Unbelievable how timepasses quicklywhenyou havelot to do. Yes...I was quitebusy during this month. I made some nice things to take with me when visiting Tear it up festival in Medulin,Croatia. 
I also made two formal dresses..one for the future bride and one for her mother. The main thing... awedding gown, is under construction. It is princes line dress with strapless neckline, made of georgette with organza overlay. The bust line will be accented with organza V-pleating. Sateen band sash will define the empire waistline...maybe with a tiny bow. I'm planing to sewasatinjacketorbolero for the church appearance.
We made afirstrehearsal..patternfits, tomorrowis the secondrehearsal.

I'm also working onmy bluedouble breasted dressthatI willprobablyweartoBurlesqueShow.
Now I have to find a time to photograph everything.