(re)Designs by Rachael

Sewing, Reconstruction, Design & Creative Alterations for you and your home.

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Spider web inspired, black crepe knee-length skirt. Adjustable side tie at waist. Slit up right thigh with hand-beaded spider web connecting opening. Lined and edged with black silk.

Spider web top. Connects over right shoulder. Two beaded spider web strands keep right side slit together. Edged with black silk. Hand-beaded necklace to match.

Black velvet vest with silver buttons down front and black ribbon tie accenting the back waist. Bustled long skirt of muslin.

Shakespearean quotes hand written in calligraphy. Pleated bottom edging. Back drawstring bustle.

Cotton gingham print overlay over red cotton slip.
Straight skirt, knee-length with grosgrain edging.

Black and white stripped empire waist overcoat, fully lined with black silk.

Antique glass buttons and hand made silk tassels at front closure and cuffs.

19th-century inspired white cotton and silk empire waist gown with cap sleeves and train. Fully line with white silk.

Dark brown stretch material make up this long, body hugging skirt. Fishtail train in back can be pulled up and tied underneath to hide train.

Black pin-stripped wool suit. 18th-century inspired, hand tailored, high-waisted trousers with invisible back zipper.

Jacket accented using dark mauve silk upholstery fabric and black silk buttons.

Bustle skirt of burgundy colored upholstery fabric with bumblebee design.
Back drawstring bustle with gold fringe edging on skirt bottom.
Black antique blocked hat with matching material.

Bias cut, houndstooth bring, cotton straight skirt. Hits below the knee. Adjustable side waist tie.

Adjustable back waist tie.

A Grandma Ross inspired smock.
Green edging and fancy machine stitching on pockets.

Victorian corset with boning and piped edges.

Gold promotes hold ties for the shoulder stars and lacing down the back.

Leaf gown, designed and created.

Made of dyed silk, hand painted train of leaves with piping and hand beading. Red silk Shawl and beaded detail.

Beaded leaf headpiece.

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