Friday, 21 February 2014
Fantasies and Fairytales Part 2
Do you remember when I did my first fairytale photoshoot here? well here's part 2 and my second outcome. We had to make this outcome at school during exam time which I hate doing because I work so much better at home when I can try it on and don't need to rush (...but don't even get me started on how unfair my school has been this year with art and textiles). Anyway, I am really disappointed with this dress and wish I could have done it all over again. I'm hoping my next project is going to be more successful and I'm feeling the motivation this time around so fingers crossed I won't lose that. The only part I like in this piece would be the repeat design which I designed and created myself and you can see the example below. As for everything else, I created the skirt by stitching diagonal lengths of string and adding pearls and the peplum is lace over the top of some pink fabric and stitched over the top of.