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Alice in Wonderland - Scraps
This is my research and costume page for the Alice in Wonderland "Scraps" dress.  It's the dress she is wearing when she takes a ride on the Hatter's Hat to the Red Queen's palace (before becoming Um).

March 12 - Compiling my Research photos into one easy to see spot.  I already have the ribbons needed for the bodice/Shoes/Arm Wrap, as well as a decent lace for the skirt and bodice.  I just need the fabrics for the dress and the giant flower.  I'll also need a proper wig (because Alice is not a red head) and shoes for a base.
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Alice's "Hatter's Ride" dress.  This is what I'm calling it since I'm not really sure what to call it officially.  Fairly simple in design, it will just be time consuming assembling the ribbons.

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Details from various angles and different lights.

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Flower and Fabric shots

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Silk Satin ribbons in Copen and Black.  The copen will be sewn to the black to create one piece for the bodice and shoes and arm wrap.

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Drafting the under dress

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The underdress with the Point D'Esprit and lace pinned on.  I hadn't added the tulle under layer yet at this point.

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Taken with Flash
The dress portion is done.  I sewed the two ribbons together to make one ribbon (about 11yds long) and it really needs to be a bit longer still, probably another 3-4 yards.  It's just wrapped in place at the moment.


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Taken in Sunlight
Sames as the before photo, but the natural light looks a lot better.  Unfortunately for me, Dragon Con is made of people with flashes... so the color will look a little off in photos *grrr*

"Hey, where did you get that fabric f..."
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I'm wondering if the added tulle underlayer makes this look too poofy, and almost 50's in style.

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Back with a teeny tiny bow... need more ribbon.

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The shoes before.  Simple ballet flats that were on sale and easy to cut up for Alice shoes.
The ribbons are a smaller version of the silk ribbons on the dress.  It took 4 yards of ribbons per shoe!


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Hot Glue + Ribbon + Shoe = perfect match.

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One shoe down!  You can see I removed the giant bow and cut out the toe area.

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All done!  They are so cute and are probably my most comfy costume shoes yet lol.

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DONE!!!
I need a better wig cap to keep my natural hair flatter under the wig.


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Exploring the halls of the castle... or at least my apartment lol.

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The Original Alice Scraps Shoes

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Photo by Davis Ng

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Photo by Davis Ng

 
   
 
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