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Marauders Map Dress for Harry Potter World Park Attire

This dress was actually fast and easy! I purchased this dress from Amazon to be the base: I also found this hatView full post »

Mary Poppins and her carousel horse – A bike costume!

I love Mary Poppins and I had this idea for Atlanta’s Streets Alive. It’s an event where they close a majorView full post »

1885 Empress of Walmart Victorian Bustle Gown

I’ve dreamed of making a bustle era dress for some time but didn’t want to spend a ton on period silk.View full post »

1907 Edwardian Dress

1907 Edwardian dress I loved this dress in my Costumes in Detail book by Nancy Bradfield and was shocked to find aView full post »

Moulin Rouge One! Star Wars and Moulin Rouge mash up

This idea came from a very fun group on Facebook who wanted to make light of the Rouge//Rogue misspellings. Here is aView full post »

Medieval Times Lady Knight Costumes

This was a fun project! We had tickets to celebrate a friends birthday at Medieval Times Dinner Show Atlanta location View full post »

Mary Poppins- Jolly Holiday Costume

I love Mary! It’s always a Jolly Holiday. This was a fun challenge. This was the first costume that required thatView full post »

Flower Monster – Original Wisteria Dress

My wallflower pose: This was an original design created for a group at DragonCon 2016. The idea was to create an uniqueView full post »

The Hobbit Wedding Dress- Created for the HerUniverse Fashion Show at San Diego Comic Con 2014

  This dress was an original design a huge labor of love. In summary, Her Universe (a geek inspiredView full post »

1770’s Robe a la Polonaise

My first 1770s – 1780s Robe a la Polonaise in silk. The start: The silk was a find from Forsyth Fabrics in AtlantaView full post »

Belle from Beauty and the Beast

This was a costume that I made for Zoo Atlanta’s Boo at the Zoo. It was EXTREMELY  popular with hundreds ofView full post »

Picture by Mary Alice Ladd at Dragon*Con 2013

Star Wars Scroll Dress: A New Hope in vintage party attire

I love petticoats and hoop skirts and the Star Wars opening crawl was the perfect shape for a vintage party dress. WithView full post »

Middle Earth Map Dress – 1950’s Style

Copyright All rights reserved by Matt & Kristy This is my Middle Earth dress made for Dragon*Con 2012. The dress wasView full post »

1920’s Flamingo Flapper

Made from a discontinued 1920’a costume pattern (Butterick b4093) and peach satin, pearl trim and lace all fromView full post »

Gone with the Wind Scarlett’s Portrait Gown

This dress is from a portrait of Scarlett in the scene where Rhett throws a wine glass at the picture in anger. TheView full post »

1800-1820 Regency Ball Gown

I was fortunate to have the honor of dancing with the Atlanta Baroque Dancec company for a Regency ball in 2013. I had aView full post »

1950’s yellow prom dress

This dress was created for my 1950’s Murder Mystery Engagement Party. It is based on Frenchy’s beautifulView full post »

Pink 1860’s Organza Ball Gown

The skirt from this gown was borrowed from my Kaylee dress (from the short lived TV series “Firefly” andView full post »

Bjork’s Swan Dress from the 2001 Oscars

Before Lady Gaga’s outrageous outfits, there was Bjork! The original red carpet showstopper! This dress was one ofView full post »

1860’s mourning dress

This dress was made for the “Ghostly Dinner” at the Athenaeum in Columbia, TN. It is a yearly fundraiserView full post »

Princess Kate and Prince William in Royal Wedding Attire

This was thrown together for the 2011 Dragon*Con Zombie Prom. After the royal wedding, I thought it would be fun toView full post »

Tardis Dress

This was a quick dress made from a vintage vogue pattern #V1094. The “police call box” fabric was printed byView full post »

Captain America’s Dancing Girls Dress

Who doesn’t love Captain America? Ok maybe bad guys but these dresses from the WWII USO segment from the FirstView full post »

The Famous “Walkabout Dress” made from Butterick 4790

This dress is derived from the re-issued vintage Butterick 4790: The Walkabout dress. Legend has it that you can startView full post »

Inara’s Shindig Dress from Firefly

This is the lovely Inara’s dress from the Shindig episode of Firefly: and my version: I’ve only worn thisView full post »

Kaylee’s Fluffy Shindig Dress from Firefly

I love the fluffy! This dress is from the ball scene of the Shindig episode of Firefly. It was extremely recognizable atView full post »

1860’s Green Silk Walking Dress

Over 16 yards of green duponi silk went into this dress made from Simplicity 4510. I also had a hard time finding enoughView full post »

Gone with the Wind Scarlett’s Curtain Dress

I had to recreate one of the most iconic dresses in film history! I used the discontinued pattern Butterick 4051 as aView full post »

League of their Own Uniform

I love the movie “A League of Their Own”. It was one of my favorite movies from childhood. Tom Hanks, GenaView full post »

Star Wars Episode 2 Packing Padme

I worked for months on my latest Star Wars costume: Padme’s Packing Gown from Star Wars Episode 2. After months ofView full post »

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