Follow my costuming & make-up on Facebook - [link] This is a custom corset and sleeve set for a customer who wanted an original autumn theme woodland costume. The fabric has a tree bark print that I faded to a burnt orange. It pairs with this cape and tree branch wings
This is a steampunk pirate costume I designed and made for a customer. The belt has little glass tubes to store pearls and herbs, a hook to hold keys on, and a small pouch. The belt buckle I made by placing a plastic bird skull decorated with chain. The bustle can be let down by unlatching decorative hooks on the waistband.
Disney Princess Jasmine Costume for Traci Hines (www.tracihines.com) . Keeping it more realistic using fabrics like silk and lace encrusted with crystals and gems like a real princess would wear! The silk has a slight gradient to a darker teal at the bottom. Flowery lace vine grow up from the bottom of the pant leg. Jasmine has a bit of sensuality to her and I wanted to enhance that by adding a slit that lace up at the sides of the hips. I think it bring attention to a beautiful part of the body that usually is not revealed added to her exoticness.
Follow Firefly Path costuming & make-up on Facebook - www.facebook.com/FireflyPath This design is a steampunk-style take on Disney's Tinkerbell wings. The wings are designed to look like a flying device with a wooden frame which holds the gossamer wings. The gearbox operates on a series of cogs and flashing pixie dust lights.
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Over the years I have received a lot of questions on how I make these type of wings. The PDF tutorial is available on my Etsy store (www.etsy.com/shop/FireflyPath) I hope you all like it!
Follow my costuming & make-up on Facebook - [link] My customer asked me to design a dark fantasy costume. Plumes of black feather peak out from the tops of the corset, gloves, and thigh high boots. Creating a smoky look using black brocade on the front of the corset with crinkled silver at the sides. We added shadowy details of stenciled lace around the edges of the chiffon skirt. The whimsical cut of the hi-low skirt showcases the boots beneath.
I made several accessories to match the costume including a real bird skull necklace dripping with chain & covered in resin. The spats are tied on with ribbon. Both the cuffs, tricorn hat, spats, and corset have matching decorative buttons.
Follow my costuming & make-up on Facebook - [link]. I designed this costume for Kota Wade's ([link]) Music video "A Better World" For her band Bad Wolf [link]. You can watch the video and read about the costume I made for it here on my website - [link]. Grecian Ice Goddess detail of lace and crystal. They wanted a lot of movement in the sleeves. I used 7 yards of chiffon in the sleeves alone. Once we were on set and the fans were blowing she looked utterly magical! Matching Accessories -
Follow Firefly Path costuming & make-up on Facebook - [link] Artemis - Goddess of the wildland, Mistress of Animals This is one in a set of three Goddess costumes made for Team Unicorn worn to The Labyrinth of Jareth Masquerade Ball. Using Organic Armor as the base we added a layered silk skirt and half cape . Notions of leather, feathers, and fur are repeated through out the costume. — with Stacey Bergeron and Organic Armor.
Follow Firefly Path costuming & make-up on Facebook - www.facebook.com/FireflyPath On a whim I decided to visit sister in Montreal to shoot my latest creation with model Naila. The gown is designed for the bride whom desires an etherial ceremony. It embodies all the elements that come to mind for a fantasy gown: corset, princess skirt, and off the shoulder sleeves that flutter in the wind. The luxurious blueberry dupioni silk corset has delicate lace and beaded details that decorate the edges. The smoky silver and dark lavender chiffon parts in the front of the skirt to reveal a flowery lace detail of lavender taffeta. The silver and crystal wedding tiara completes this princess fantasy~
Follow Firefly Path costuming & make-up on Facebook - [link] Hera goddess of women and marriage This is one in a set of three Goddess costumes made for Team Unicorn worn to The Labyrinth of Jareth Masquerade Ball. Using Organic Armor as the base we added a high collar lined in feathers and beaded lace. The peacock is sacred to Hera so we wanted that to reflect in her fabrics with rich beaded jewel tone silks and hand beaded lace.