It is jersey material! Think of self-made women like… Coco Chanel (Gabrielle Bonheur) who just so happened to classy-up jersey fabric.
She writes that they are like “tiny prayers for a home.” A beautiful sentiment, that Anne knows from personal experience. This is one of my favorite pieces she has memorialized as a ring.
She creates these wonderful dresses, that are not only beautiful, but also responsible in their material make-up: being composed of 100% re-purposed, recycled material! She also has a flair for working with vintage materials and re-inventing the look.
Since it was my first black-tie event that evening, I had no dress to wear. Luckily, I had started this gown about six months ago, and finished it up in the early morning right after we submitted our challenge application! You know when you are just so high off of finishing your work, you…
Making pants with no pattern.
Making my first wedding cake, and making my first wedding dress for my big sister!
A painter, sewer, and jewelry maker.