A Suite of Contemporary Costumes

Here are three ready-to-wear costumes and  one commissioned costume I have made recently. The nude mesh on the upper bodice gives a lovely effect of the lacy appliques floating on the dancer’s skin. The cosmic mesh skirt adds a little bit of sparkle. Rhinestones on the nude mesh add to the ethereal effect of theContinue reading “A Suite of Contemporary Costumes”

Turquoise French Lace

French lace, that beautiful confection of beaded and embroidered lace is sometimes just the most perfect focus of a tutu. It can be used sparingly or, as in this case, lavishly to full effect. I look for a lace that has a pretty scalloped edge but also has motifs across the centre of the fabricContinue reading “Turquoise French Lace”