How To Turn A Dress Into A Skirt

If you have a dress that you’re a little tired of, turning it into a skirt is a perfect way to give it new life. Depending on your dress you can even make matching separates (I like my results so much I even included them in my summer capsule wardrobe)! This is a tutorial designed for a fitted dress with a … Read More

Draped Wedding Dress

This summer I had the privilege of making a wedding dress for my beautiful sister in law, Gabby. Gabby has great style and was looking for something non-traditional; together we designed her two-piece, draped dress. It was a fun process co-designing and making her dress and I really appreciate Gabby’s trust -especially considering we live in separate cities and she … Read More

Iris -Eco Print

Having seen lovely blue and green dyes from irises, I harvested some of these yellow and deep purple ones for printing. I bundled the irises and some pink rose petals into a cotton and silk blend, bias slip dress, and gently steamed it for around an hour. Unwrapping the bundle later, I was excited to find bright blues and almost … Read More

Pleated Wedding Dress

Cotton and silk wedding dress; pale blue structured bodice with gathered pleat overlay, tiered circle skirt, tulle crinoline, zipper closure, and removable flower belt. Photography by Ryan + Beth Photographers