Lauraleeva


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craft interests: embroidery, fashion, jewelry making, sewing

Member Since: 09/23/2009

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Summer Evening Gown

This light and airy black chiffon evening gown can be worn to a formal summer event. The bodice is completely covered in hundreds of hand cut flower petals sewn on by hand with hundreds of grey and...

Fun Summer Cocktail Dress

This one shoulder cocktail dress is made from a red, cream, and black floral print cotton sateen. The dress features hand sewn stones across the top of the neckline to add an unexpected detail. It is...

Summer Time Little Black Dress

A fun LBD for summer made from black organza and fully underlined and lined for structure and to prevent show through. The dress has hand sewn puff sleeves, a pleated tulip skirt with a hand sewn...

Fun Spring Dress with Pockets

I was inspired by a black and white Bill Blass design when making this fun spring dress. I do not know if the Bill Blass design is one or two pieces, but I decided to make my design a one piece dress...

Floral Evening Gown

This ball gown is inspired by this black and white floral Oscar de la Renta gown. I made the pattern for the dress myself by draping it on a dressform. I wanted to have fun with the color so I choose...


recent comments

Re: Giveaway: Teach Yourself to Sew magazine and DVD

I would love to win this fabulous & useful combo pack!

Re: Vote to Choose the SewStylish Dress to Impress Challenge Winner

I'm honored to have been selected as a finalist, especially with all of the other fabulous dresses that were entered. Congratulations & good luck to the other finalists!

Re: Book Giveaway: Twinkle Sews by Wenlan Chia

This looks like a great book! I would love to win it.

Re: And the Fall Fashion Challenge Winner Is...

Why can't we view the percentages of the vote distribution??

Re: Last Chance to Choose the Winner

Wow, I am so honored to have been chosen as a finalist out of all the amazing entries and congratulations to my fellow finalists. Everyone did such a great job!! I wanted to thank everyone who left positive comments about my dress; that was very kind and I appreciate it very much.

Re: Book Giveaway: Design-It-Yourself Clothes

What a great book! It would make a wonderful addition to anyone's sewing library.

Re: Silk Organza Dress

Oscar de la Renta is one of my favorite designers too. Your dress is absolutely gorgeous!!

Re: Victorian Necklace

This necklace is so beautiful. I love it!

Re: Fun Spring Dress with Pockets

Thank you. I always like to hear feedback about my work.

Re: Last Day to Enter to Win!

Do the designs have to be for fall? With all the spring collections recently shown in NYC, I was inspired by all the spring/summer garments.