Buttercream Beaded Dress

by brae  

I've been in love with this dress from The Cat's Meow in Toronto since I first saw it last summer.  Sadly, it is out of my price range, even though the boutique does offer layaway plans.  I'd likely have to have it altered, too, since it is a size larger than I normally wear.  :\

The boutique has a blog that features accessories as well as the fabulous window arrangements where I first saw this beautiful dress.  I warn you - you will get lost in all the lovely vintage fashion.  :D

The original dress is apparently a golden taupe, but I like the idea of a rich buttercream satin base.  I've done some beadwork in the past but nothing freehand or this extensive.  I'll have to dig out some photos of my Tudor gown to show you the beadwork on the skirt and sleeves.


Comment from: Blondie [Visitor]
I know you can do it!! This is going to be GLORIOUS!
01/14/14 @ 14:21
Comment from: Susan Korman [Visitor]  
Hi Brae, I hope you give it a try and of course post your progress on this blog as you go along! I love that dress and can imagine it in so many colors.... Susan
01/14/14 @ 20:13
Comment from: felix mateer [Visitor]
nice dress ,so beautiful, ilove the design
08/21/18 @ 00:57

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