Eveningwear
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Fantasia Fantasia
Fantasia
Modeled by Hannah Giles
Fantasia Yes, I'd like to sew this dress!
Onassis Ginseng
Onassis
Modeled by Hannah Giles
Onassis
Ginseng Ginseng
Ginseng
Modeled by Ronnie Hanson
Atlantis Atlantis
Atlantis
Modeled by Ronnie Hanson
Espire Espire
Espire
Modeled by Ronnie Hanson
This asymmetrical sheath style features a contrast hip sash with a waterfall drape in the back.
Grace Grace
Grace
Modeled by Elise Rodemack
This soft satin gown features a straight skirt with back slit, sweetheart neckline with a soft draping collar and waist front waterfall drape. Black embellishment.
Epiphany Epiphany
Epiphany
Modeled by Elise Rodemack
Rows of beautiful black lace and pleated trim adorn this cream charmeuse satin gown that peeks out and under the top and back train. A velvet ribbon is tied in a bow at the waist.
Athena athena
Venus de Milo
Modeled by Elise Nash
This greecian style features a shirred empire bodice and sleeve with pleated skirt layered over a softer colored inside. Details include contrast piping and side ruffle focal point. Back zipper opening, fully lined.
Fantasia Fantasia
Fantasia
Modeled by Elise Nash
Fantasia Yes, I'd like to sew this dress!
Sahara Sahara
Sahara
Modeled by Micah Henneke
Sahara The asymetrical bodice features a contrast shirring on the right side with a beautiful drape on the left. The draping over the shoulder can be worn in many lovely and interesting ways. For this photo, the drape was wrapped around the arm and fastened with a piece of jewelry at the shoulder.
Malibu Malibu
Malibu
Modeled by Elise Nash
Malibu A sweetheart neckline and hip pleats are enhanced by a jeweled halter strap and a draped circle skirt.
Fifth Avenue Fifth Avenue Back View
Fifth Avenue
modeled by Maria Meza
Fifth Avenue Back View First in a series, this cocktail style is designed in the style of the 1940's. It has an asymetrical bodice with stand up collar, draped overskirt and pleated underskirt at center back.
Sentiment Sentiment
Sentiment
Modeled by Rennae Burnham
Sentiment This wrap style is made from soft coordinate fabrics with contrast lining for a subdued tone, accented with embroidery. Side pleats feature self fabric buttons and loops.
Fifth Avenue in Gold Fifth Avenue in Gold
Fifth Avenue in Gold
modeled by Laurie Gonzales
Third in a series, this style features an asymetrical neckline and stand up collar and bias hem ruffle.
Essence
Essense
Essense
modeled by Angel McAuliffe
A square neckline is made lovely with a draped asymetrical bodice from contrast fabrics with a tulip skirt shaping and fishtail train.
Parisian Holiday Parisian Holiday
Parisian Holiday
modeled by Rachel Nielsen
Parisian Holiday This cocktail style is made from satin and flocked organza. Features decorative top stitching and boned at the waist to provide structure.
Sorbet back Sorbet front
Sorbet
modeled by Elise Nash
This long sleek gown has a shirred chiffon bodice over blue soft satin, set off by a coordinating black and blue satin skirt.
Ayano Ayano
Ayano
modeled by Joanna Dilworth
Ayano A Japanese inspired style, made from a silky leaf print and coordinating solid bordering the surplice neck style, armhole, shirred hip sash and train.
Number#9 Number#9
Number# Nine
modeled by Elise Nash
Number#9This asymetrical style is made from stretch velvet for easy fit and comfort. It features an attached hip belt and bodice drape.
Victorian Vionnet Victorian Vionnet
Victorian Vionnet
modeled by Stephanie Wallick
Vionnet Detail Built in the style of the late designer Madeline Vionnet, this unusual bias gown features godets, insets, and beading and is made from a nylon taffeta.
ballentine Ballentine
Ballentine
modeled by Elise Nash
A favorite style made from satin and contrasting textured fabrics, has fitted bodice, full tulle skirt, and shirred contrast at the sleeve and hip sash tied in the back.
Noel Noel
Noel
modeled by Jessica Blakney
Made from wool plaid, this faux bolaro style has a shirred overskirt with asymetrical bias ruffle and contrast bodice and trim.
Secret Garden Secret Garden Back View
Secret Garden
modeled by Elise Nash
This beautiful design successfully combines knits, wovens, appliques, silk flowers and beading for a simple, yet delicate look. This is a modest version of the popular 2002 design by Elie Saab.
Ariel Ariel Back View
Ariel
modeled by Rachel Nielsen
Ariel A 1950's inspiration, this gown is draped for shaping in the hips and shoulders, providing balance to the body, and making the waist look smaller.
Serenata Serenata
Serenata
modeled by Beth Brown
This 1940's hollywood look is made from a 4-way stretch fabric and has a glorious train in the back. The asymetrical bodice is twisted, gathered around the neck, and held in place with fine jewelry.



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