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Vist to Versailles in...New York

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Vist to Versailles in...New York

Last Monday, I went to the Apollo Circle’s opening reception for “Visitors to Versailles” at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. While I’ve seen some of Marie Antoinette’s furniture and sconces (those sconces!) at The Met’s permanent exhibit, this was truly special.  Check out out these gorgeous court dresses! Apparently, it was rather difficult to dance and socialize with the hoop skirt and massive train.       A garden dress to walk poetically on the gardens of Versailles. I imagine a corresponding parasol was warranted. This was a casual ensemble. The hoop skirt was eliminated and replaced with hip pads. Close up...

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New dresses for the Spring Soiree

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New dresses for the Spring Soiree

Hi! There’s this party coming up. A soirée so to speak to kick off spring. I’m going with my bestie Janel @janelloves and decided it would be a good opportunity to make a couple of new dresses! While I love designing and sewing (and will never stop doing this).... making a new dress is so time consuming and physically draining, it helps to light a fire under me!  I bought this really cool printed chiffon in San Francisco when I was visiting my Aunt and Uncle a couple of years ago. While I was super excited about the fabric at...

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