Tuesday, July 2, 2013

I Made A Dress: Gemstones


Omg guyz I made another dress. And get this: I took my time. Even more astonishing, it helped?!

I am actually hella proud of this one, I tried a new skirt technique that it turns out I love, and I (drumroll) hand printed the fabric! Go ahead, tell me it's great! I know it!


So this is a preview of what you'll be seeing a shitton of from me this year, as it's how I'll be doing my senior thesis. Assuming I get it approved but don't worrydont worry itll be fiiiiiiiinnne. So I will go ahead and tell you my biggie mistake with this one. I used too short of a zipper and it's pretty hard to pull it on over my boobs.


I was giving Kit a hug because he told me he really like the printing work and color scheme.



Also you guys is it weird or what that I am making money?? I am not complaining, no way, it's just a really different feeling for me! I am so lucky to have my internship and have people paying for my art. Thank you guys so much for being so supportive!

Speaking of money though, I like, can't stop buying things. I've recently discovered the sale section at Asos, and I've been creeping through etsy as well!



Okay enough photos now! I am going to try my hand at some crop tops and tanks that I'll hand print to sell.

dress: handmade by me
shoes, shirt, bag, hat: thrifted
necklace: forever 21


How are you guys doin? Let me know!

Oh and you can get 15% off in my store with the code FOURTH until Thursday!


12 comments:

  1. Love this! Super cute! Alex

    tobebeautifulingodseyes.blogspot.com

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  2. Omg I LOVE the dress!! It's so cute!

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  3. so cute! good for you that you made it!!

    xx

    http://spoonfulofdiamonds.com
    http://www.facebook.com/SpoonfulOfDiamonds

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  4. Gah, so cute! It's so cool that you hand printed the fabric! Seriously Rachel, make me a dress! I'm just putting this out there, if you ever want some publicity for your shop... ;)

    You're way too talented. And congrats on making money! Can't wait to see all this new stuff you're buying.

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  5. Loving the dress! And the jewels look awesome! Hooray!! Once again, I'm envious of your mad skillz.

    xox Sammi
    www.thesoubrettebrunette.blogspot.com

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  6. you are out of control with the hand printing- i LOVE the designs you come up with. you should make a cat crop top. just putting it out there.

    xo Marlen
    Messages on a Napkin

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  7. The skirt is so twirly! And I love this print so was even more impressed to find it was hand painted.

    Congrats on making money. Doesn't that feel great? :D

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  8. who amazing job making that dress!! the print is so cute! and sorry to hear your 4th had so many bad events w/ the rain then the bee!

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  9. This dress is SO awesome! And hey you work hard, you totally deserve your success :)

    <3 Megan
    http://kiddotv.blogspot.com

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  10. I love it!! The fit looks amazing :O Keep buying things, you deserve some goodies :D

    I'll love to see crop tops from you!

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