" beauty... the gown is just
beautiful. Plus, although she has a picture of
one of dangerous beauty characters, she chose a
period design and look instead of the famous
fantasy courtesan of the movie."
is beautiful and what a great deal of problem
solving went into its design."
detail and excellent fit. The first is not
uncommon but the patterning skills are unique.
The showcase has many beautiful gowns but
most of them still have fitting problems.
attention to detail in every aspect."
gorgeous gown, looks regal yet sensuous at the
same time. All of her personal touches just
added to the lushness of it; I'm in love with
"She looks as
if she stepped out of a portrait"
all categories: Complexity of pattern and
design, fabric choice, research, creativity,
construction, and overall affect! An
extreme example of excellence in a line up of
the placement of the pattern on the bodice!"
"Not only is
the gown exceptionally beautiful, but she has
documented it most thoroughly and
boning/bodice is so beautiful!"
gown...sumptuous fabric, incredible attention to
details. I love seeing how she solved fitting
problems, esp with the corset. Vivat
material is a huge draw to me, I find that her
additional work of embroidering the lining and
her use of exquisite accessories really make the
outfit, but then again, my motto is, 'accessorize
information on construction and the
choice of fabric and trim caught my eye.
But what really pushed this dress over the top
was embroidering a quote on the inside of the
bodice. What a fabulous idea! (Wish I'd thought
of it first!)
What attention to detail! Indeed worthy of First