Bellow are some of my process photos to better share the detail.
One thing that J was crazy about the 6 yards of lace from her grandmother's dress. She wanted to use as much of it as possible. We created a way to blend it into the skirt pleats and trim the pockets. They were only visible when J's hands were in them.
|I wish I would have counted them all.|
|I lay the ruffles out balancing color and height. Pin each one on. Some are hand sewn and some on machine.|
|Mirrored close up|