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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 (post #33681, reply #1 of 3)

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 (post #33681, reply #2 of 3)

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 (post #33681, reply #3 of 3)

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

Jane