Purple Victorian Wedding Gown: thread loops

Sometimes the simple thing give me such pleasure:

The sleeves are finished with simple buttons with thread bars made from knotted embroidery floss sectioned into 3 strands and looped all the way through the interior of the fabric band for extra security. So much prettier than hook and eyes to me. Continue reading Purple Victorian Wedding Gown: thread loops

Caramel Cream Gown: sleeves and hat

Hanging:

The white on cream spiral trim really stands out just enough to catch the eye. The gown has additional gem accents that can be added along the trim for a fancier look when desired. I really like the subtle spiral trim as is.

Pill box:

It looks like a yummy cake to me!

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