I’m taking the plunge and starting to make some of those niggling design decisions that have been flooding my mind. So I brought out the dress maker and started draping the actual dress fabrics.
So here follows my slightly obsessed catalogue of ‘looks’!
One layer of lace:
Left: without organza layer, Right: with organza layer
2 layers of lace:
Left: without organza layer, Right: with organza layer
One layer of lace plus extra motifs, including scallop at bottom:
Left: without organza layer, Right: with organza layer
 
I’m leaning towards an organza layer with one layer of lace. I’ll decide later on whether to add the extra motifs and scallops because I can’t quite visualise the effect once they’re neatly sewn on!
So it’ll be either of:

Kim Debling is a Hampshire, UK based designer and Director of her own company Kestrel Design Ltd. She is mum to Rose and Harvey and wife to her best friend Steve. ¬†She’s fighting off Stage 4 Lymphoma and sharing her story along the way, mainly via YouTube. Kim is passionate about being happy, mental wellbeing and in particular art and creative pursuits as therapy during tough times. She teaches online at Udemy, has published books and has art and printables available for sale.

Dress Decisions was last modified: April 30th, 2015 by Kim Debling