Elegant Afternoon Wedding

November 15, 2007 at 2:14 pm (Cards, Classy, Formal, Melissa, Paper fashions, Semi-Formal)


Stylish and relaxed. The perfect dress for an elegant west coast afternoon ceremony. The delicate overlay and underlay of the sensuous silk chiffon create a beautiful flowing and soft dress for today’s modern yet romantic bride. The clean lines and elegant silhouette are Hepburnesque giving the bride timeless appeal. She will look as radiant and stylish today as she will when she wears this at her 50th wedding anniversary – truly a treasure.


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Ball Gown for a Princess

January 6, 2007 at 10:53 am (Formal, Hippy Chic, Michelle)

Detailed with beautiful curly embroidery, this beautiful ball gown is a hit with Princesses and Little Girls Alike. The detailed halter top goes equally well with jeans, and is made from 100% organic, recycled cotton to please those Princesses with a little bit of an environmental conscience!


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Christmas Elegance

December 31, 2006 at 8:08 pm (Cards, Classy, Discussion, Formal, Mom, Paper fashions)

The combination of Christmas morning and the Christmas dinner is displayed in this colourful outfit. The pattern on the skirt is a lovely paisley design on tissue paper postioned so the eye flows along the torso. The bright red napkin top and underskirt creates excitement for the eye as it moves over the figure. Accents of gold on the purse, top and underskirt add eye appeal. The lovely turquoise necklace adds an element of surpise to complete your holiday outfit. mom.jpg

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Tanzania Tango

December 31, 2006 at 7:35 pm (Aunt Chris, Business Attire, Classy, Formal, Semi-Formal)

Wear this ensemble to your next African History Conference. You can present your paper with the jacket on and then remove the jacket to reveal a halter dress for the evening semi formal. The ensemble is fashioned with the flag of Tanzania which will delight all those African affecianados. The outfit and shoes are in high quality FAUX lepoard. The hat will protect you from the hot African sun. When you finish your conference you can cross the Sarengeti plain and climb Mt. Kilamenjaro and you can take your pet giraffe with you.


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Little Red Dresses

December 10, 2006 at 11:52 am (Classy, Formal, Michelle)

With so many little red dresses to choose from, how will she ever decide what to wear to the Christmas Ball?

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Miss America

November 8, 2006 at 12:57 am (Formal, Melissa)


By Melissa 

This stunning dress will make you feel like the most beautiful woman as you walk the stage as a Miss America hopeful.  A beauty pageant demands something extra special, and adorned with rhinestones in a graceful comet motif you’re ready! Go girl! Reach for the stars!

 Michelle sent me a delightful little pack of rhinestones in the mail and inspired me to make a pageant dress!  Thanks Michelle!!

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Wedding Dresses

October 23, 2006 at 12:52 am (Cards, Collections, Formal, Melissa)


By Melissa 

So many beautiful styles to choose from!  Finding the perfect dress is almost harder than the perfect groom.

I made this card to send to my friend who recently got engaged.  I think she’ll like the one on the right the best, it didn’t show up too well in the picture, but it’s got a bit of a texture to it, I used torn tissues to make the fabric.  I’ll try to post a craftorial about my torn tissue technique.

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Spring Formal

October 16, 2006 at 2:11 am (Formal, Melissa)

Spring Formal

By Melissa 

This delicate dress is perfect for a graduation formal or a black tie wedding, the icy blue colour also translates well into dress for holiday parties.   Paper fashion at its finest.

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Striped Ball Gown

October 16, 2006 at 12:00 am (Formal, Michelle)

This ball gown would be perfect for a Southern Sweet Sixteen party. The outfit is complete with a matching striped shawl, for cool evenings. Notice the hand-cut detailing on the hem of the skirt.

Striped Ball Gown With Shawl

By Michelle

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New Year’s Day

October 15, 2006 at 9:40 pm (Formal, Michelle)

With its silver detailing, this little number would be perfect for a New Year’s Eve Ball. Also notice the decorative stiching on the black top. Very haute couture.

Black and White Ball Gown

By Michelle

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