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  • One of a kind, dropped waist dress suitable for prizewinner thru championship dancer.

  • Created by yours truly, using the FeisDress pattern with modifications. 

  • Completed in July of 2008, one owner, excellent condition --- worn twice. 

  • LOTS of room for letting out or taking in.  Easy alterations with clean seams, approximately two to two and a half inches of let down room to lengthen skirt.

  • Back skirt is slightly longer than front skirt for modesty.

  • Dress fabric is pink batik cotton with gold veins.

  • Dress bodice is wine colored velvet.

  • Underskirt is green, blue, purple and turquoise outlined with gold in a swirling pattern. 

  • Panel-Pleats are gold hologram shimmer fabric.

  • Turquoise embroidery is on the dress itself, not appliquéd.

  • Waistine seam, cuffs and skirt hem are edged with gold piping.

  • Heavy duty separating zipper.  Dress FULLY unzips -- no stepping down into it!  Back skirt zipper is hidden underneath an embroidered panel.  (See photos in gallery.)

  • Soft gold hologram shimmer cape.  Really catches the light!

  • Dress is gorgeous under the lights -- photos do not do it justice!

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  • One of a kind, dropped waist soft-skirt petticoat dress suitable for prizewinner thru championship dancer.

  • Created by yours truly, using the FeisDress pattern with modifications. 

  • Completed in June of 2008, BRAND NEW, NEVER WORN.  DD decided she did not like the soft skirt style after all.

  • LOTS of room for letting out or taking in.  Easy alterations with clean seams, approximately two to two and a half inches of let down room to lengthen skirt.  

  • Cuffs have not been given the final "finished" hem so that you can tailor to your dancer.

  • Back skirt is slightly longer than front skirt for modesty.

  • Dress fabric is white butterflies on white bridal satin with sheer organza overlay dusted with AB gem shards.

  • Bodice, cuffs and trim on skirt are forest green crushed velvet. 

  • Petticoats are mint green organza with white eyelet trim.  Underskirt is coral organza.   

  • Skirt hem is embellished with white eyelet trim.   

  • Heavy duty separating zipper.

  • Sheer white organza soft cape dusted with gem shards.  Really catches the light!

  • Four of the embroidered appliqués have been placed (as shown in photo).  There are a dozen more in varying sizes for you to add wherever you like. 

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  • One of a kind, two-piece dropped waist dress suitable for prizewinner thru championship dancer.

  • Created by yours truly, using the FeisDress pattern with some modifications. 

  • Completed in June of 2007, one owner, excellent condition --- slight fraying of overlay on one shoulder seam.  Totally invisible to audience/judge. 

  • Back skirt is slightly longer than front skirt for modesty.

  • Dress fabric is black satin with multi-colored glitter, soft pink and white floral cotton with opalescent pink organza overlay.

  • Underskirt is black and white checkerboard with bands of dancers. 

  • Kick-Pleats are silvery pink hologram shimmer fabric.

  • Inner bodice is pink cotton with Care Bear Friends!

  • Pink and Turquoise embroidery is on the dress itself, not appliquéd.

  • Skirt hem and sleeve hems are embellished with multi-colored (pastel pink, yellow, blue, green and lavender) lace. 

  • Neck and waistline seams on the jacket are reinforced with seam binding. 

  • Heavy duty separating zippers on both dress and jacket.

  • Sheer black soft cape with hologram butterflies.  Really catches the light!

  • Dress is gorgeous under the lights -- photos do not do it justice!

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  • One of a kind dropped-waist solo dress suitable for prizewinner thru champion dancer. 
  • Created by yours truly, using the FeisDress pattern. 
  • Less than six months old (completed in June of 2006), one owner, excellent condition, worn fewer than a dozen times total (7, to be precise!). 
  • Approximately 2-3 inches of let-down room to lengthen dress, and room to let bodice out if needed.
  • Fabric is brilliant red shattered glass (has a good bit of stretch to fit comfortably even when snug) with red sequin overlay on center bodice and skirt panels. 
  • Cotton bodice lining has wicking effect to help keep dancer cool and comfortable.

  • Appliqués are white-on-white silk and soft gold satin with encrusted AB gem shards (same gold satin is used in the kickpleats as well). 
  • Silver stars adorn the center of the large diamonds. 
  • Swarovski AB and clear crystals add extra sparkle. (Extras will be included w/dress in case any come off.)
  • Dress features built-in gem clip to hold number. 
  • Includes fabric crown, red/AB crystal tiara and small half-cape. 
  • Underskirt is very eye-catching black and white cotton houndstooth.
  • Hidden (removable) pouch inside sleeve for money, charge cards or small lucky trinkets. 
  • Extra-stiff center front skirt panel and heavy duty zipper.
  • Dress is absolutely gorgeous under stage lights, photos do not do it justice.
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Much loved (but sadly outgrown) first solo dress, suitable for Novice thru Open dancer. One of a kind, made by Linda Butler of Vandalia. Less than one year old, one owner, excellent condition. Dress is watermelon pink with appliqués of turquoise square sequin, orange square sequin, purple satin snakeskin, turquoise satin, and silver opalescent lamé.
Many clear and
AB Swarovski crystals add lots of sparkle on stage. Uniquely shaped cape. Beautifully defined scalloped hem and skirt panels. Kickpleats and underskirt of silvery pink opalescent lamé. Heavy duty zipper. Includes fabric crown and silvery pink opalescent lamé spankies.  Dress can be taken in and shortened but has already been let out and down all that it can be. 

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