Showing posts from July, 2012

Red Pin-up Bikini

I was really surprised when I saw photo of Marilyn Monroe in the yellow bikini....somebody post it in the Facebook a few days ago. Bikini was the same as my red/white polka dot bikini and I really didn't copied it.

and this is my version..

Top, Tutu and Skirt

Back from vacation. Two weeks of lazing aroundisover and a lot of workis waiting for me. Throughoutthese two weeks I managed toread"50Shades ofGray"trilogy, paint the hallway in blue-gray, big kitchen cleaning, sew tutu skirt with satin top and red dotted full circle skirt and almost finished hubby's blue pants....this was just yesterday because outside was cold and windy. 

Tutu, skirt and top are made for a pretty young actress Karolina Horvat, member of theacting troupe"Pinklec" and she will wear it at the galapremiere ofthe playinwhich she acts, it will be held in lateSeptember. I hope I willbe able totake picturesof her when she'llliftthissetbecause itis sosmallsized thatdoes notfit thedoll(top).

 There are 12 layers of tulle in Tutu skirt....6 in turquoise and 6 in white color Top is made of satin with zipper on the left side. It's not connected with a skirt as it is on Carrie'sdress. Karolinacan wear all parts independentlyfrom each other. I…


Mille-fleur, many ideas, few patterns, two(three) dresses....
When I saw that green mille-fleur cotton fabric I knew immediately it would be beautiful summer dress. I bought4 meters, double amountof fabric...just in case.

Icombinedtwopatterns for the dress. It turned outlike this.

I wasn't quitesatisfied. The dress was too closed with pleats everywhere... I decided to separate the top andthe skirt half and jointhemsimplerparts. It turned outlike this...

Dress No.1...with bustier top and pleated skirt.

Dress No.2 ...with pleated top and pencil skirt.
Here shown witha modestneckline, original pattern.

Here shown with opencleavage...

Greta MaCabre on Trash'n'burn

Ivana aka Greta MaCabre won the Pin-Up contest on Trash'n'burn American car meeting last weekend in Sv.Martin na Muri . Amongotheroutfits, she wore a blackwiggle skirtwith whitetrimandpinkblouse which Isewed for her.

photographer: Bostjan Tacol
photo assistant: Martin Lee Rock
MUA:Greta MaCabre(Ivana Benko)