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TUDORGOWN/REPLICA

sew_biz's picture

THIS WAS THE FIRST GOWN I EVER MADE BEING NEW TO SEWING.THIS WAS TAKEN A COUPLE OS YEARS AGO AND IS NOW FOR SELL ON EBAY,IVE COME A LONG WAY SINCE THEN AND HAVE MY OWN SEWING BUSINESS.I CANT STOP SEWING.WISH I KNEW I COULD SEW IN HIGH SCHOOL I FAILED THE SEWING CLASS !

IT COULD HAVE BEEN THE TEACHER ?

JunkQueen's picture

Very nice

It's hard to believe women once wore fashions like this.   You did a nice job whether you can sew or not!!  LOL  And maybe you just weren't ready to sew back in high school.  It happens......

lou19's picture

Love the dress. I have a

Love the dress.

I have a similar story to you. I  hated sewing at school. Both my needlework teacher and my mum (who made soft toys for a shop) thought I was terrible at sewing.  But ended up as a dressmaker, designing and making bridal wear. Love sewing now.

Thanks for sharing your pictures.

Louise

jane4878's picture

Ha! You should hunt down that

Ha! You should hunt down that teacher and wave it under her nose.  Spectacular work.

Jane