Apprentice Fairy Demi Costume

I do love requests like this one. I was asked to make a pink and gold “apprentice fairy” costume with golden wings. The client and I decided on an upside down tutu, with the shortest layers at the top, in a multitude of pinks. Here’s what I came up with.


pink skirt

and to give a ballet feel to the costume we added little pink arm frills with gold venise lace to match the bodice.


arm frills

The wings were made from gold stiff net covered with fine gold glitter tulle. I used a little more venise lace to tie all the costume elements together.



I added a little pink dew drop tiara.



The sweet little fairy looked so gorgeous on the back steps in my garden.



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