CBR frocktails !! Badgley Mischka dress

I made a new dress! For Canberra’s inaugural frocktails!

Simon tells me it is possible to wear a dress more than once, but where’s the fun in that (just kidding). I also wanted to test a pattern for a MOB dress (mother-of-the-bride!!).Barbara Jane made Badgely Mishka dress

wpid-wp-1435475025475.jpegI was pretty happy with my last Badgely Mischka dress so I thought I’d try another from this American design duo, Mark Badgley and James Mischka.

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Ralph, a UFO no more

Last year when the mercury hit 38 degrees (100 F), the Ralph Rucci coat (Vogue 1419) became a UFO (unfinished object).

I started the sew-a-long, run by McCalls (along with Lauren, LLadybird). I even made a muslin! shock horror.

That was last summer. Now the frosts have started and there’s snow in them tha Brindabellas …..the Ralph Rucci coat is finally finished.

It had it’s first outing at Canberra’s FashFest, generally a chilly night. Also wearing other me-mades, Bradgely Miscka dress and Simon is wearing his favourite Liberty shirt.

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