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Sewing a Beauty – Belle’s Yellow Ballgown Creation – Step 2: Outer Skirt

~ Beauty and the Beast Costume Remake ~ Step 2: Outer Skirt “Think of the one thing you’ve always wanted, see it in you mind’s eye and feel it in your heart” ~ Beauty and the Beast 2017 Last post we examined the construction of the underskirts. Today, we will dive into the outer skirt details!… Continue reading Sewing a Beauty – Belle’s Yellow Ballgown Creation – Step 2: Outer Skirt

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Sewing a Beauty – Belle’s Yellow Ballgown Creation – Step 1: Underskirts

~ Beauty and the Beast Costume Remake ~ Step 1: Underskirts One never knows how long an adventure will take to complete…. In my case of recreating Belle’s Yellow Gown, this was definitely the truth! If you read my last post, you’ll see that I’ve finally completed the dress ~ It might have taken 5… Continue reading Sewing a Beauty – Belle’s Yellow Ballgown Creation – Step 1: Underskirts

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Beauty and the Beast – 2017 – Belle’s Yellow Ballgown – Costume Remake

Well, where do I start?! I can’t believe how many months I’ve let slip by without posting; life just happens! In my last post, I mentioned how I wanted to complete Belle’s Gown by the time the movie came out (March 17th), well….that. did. not. happen. I did have the underskirt and bodice finished in… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast – 2017 – Belle’s Yellow Ballgown – Costume Remake

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Belle’s Yellow Ballgown – Costume Remake – Beauty and the Beast 2017 – Video

Two weeks ago I finished up my Belle Dress and with Smile for Sophie and Vantage Point Video, we did a photo shoot! I’m so excited to show you the completed video: Vantage Point Video did an awesome job! Photos will be coming soon! Thanks for looking and learning with me! ~ Bella Mae

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“How to Wear Your Cinderella Dress” – Video

Ever since I shipped out my first Cinderella dress, I’ve been wanting to create a video on how to put on this magnificent creation.  Unfortunately, I could never find the time….that is, until now! Introducing my last 3 nights of work….”How to Wear Your Cinderella Dress.”

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Tale as Old as Time – Belle’s Yellow Ballgown

Beauty and the Beast 2017 ~ Exploring the Details of My “Belle’s Yellow Ballgown” Remake As you probably know, Disney is coming out with a live-action “Beauty and the Beast” starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens. It comes out March 17 and if you’re anything like me, you can’t wait to see it! When I… Continue reading Tale as Old as Time – Belle’s Yellow Ballgown

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Into the Seams of Alice in Wonderland Costume Remake – Part 2

Now let’s continue down our rabbit hole and discover the details of this skirt! ~ The Petticoat ~ The petticoat isn’t entirely noticeable at first glance, but if you’ve seen the movie, you’ll be able to catch a glimpse of it a few times.  The petticoat gives width to skirt and, being striped, it adds exotic… Continue reading Into the Seams of Alice in Wonderland Costume Remake – Part 2