Mrs. Brown 3/15/2020
Updated: Mar 16
Come look at this dress!
Talk about work!
From the bottom up....
THE RUFFLE BOTTOM
60 yards of voile (118 width,custom dyed to match applique)
180 yards of fusible web (#805 then I got a smarter and used #807)
3 yards regular satin
3 yards of stiff Taffeta
Strips of fusible interfacing # 36” nylon zip ties (for the petticoat shaping) LOWES
Wire 1/4 of the roll) LOWES
I should have just purchased one!🤷🏽♀️🤦🏽♀️
Lined with a soft stretch “denim” (2 yards) JOANNS
Stretch Satin (2 yards) JOANNS
In the middle of the two layers, built in shaper (Fabric was thinner than spacer but just as strong) JOANNS
3 yards of boning. Flower trim (Hobby Lobby)
Beaded Trim (Hobby Lobby)
Embroidered floral appliqué ETSY (5 panels)
Heavily beaded embroidered fabric ETSY (custom dyed to match based color)
12 ba-zillion individual petals made by hand from scrap fabric after cutting circular ruffles.
PATIENCE and NO SLEEP