Posted by Jade Locke on 22nd Nov 2017
I recently had a customer that needed a custom made gown for a holiday ball. This beautiful red silk with black shot fabric is what she choose. The corset is steel boned and has underwire cups with pleating details on the cups. The skirt is fully lined and cut with a mermaid flare at the bottom. Victorian patterning was used to hand drape the front overskirt and I added the back Victorian bustle. This gown is perfect for a Valentine's wedding, gothic wedding, or a masquerade ball.
In person fittings are always best but if you can not make an in person fitting I can send a copy of the corset in cottong for you to try on in the comfort of your home.
If you happened to look at my facebook page this week, you will see the new corset gown for 2018. White satin corset with blue morpho silk butterflies, hand dyed lace and flower appliques are hand sewn at various points on the steel boned corset. The ombre tulle skirt fades from white, to lilac, to [...]
In May I had the pleasure of working with photographer Candice Burg from Denver, CO who happens to be the owner of Gothesque Magazine. Model Xion Leigh whom I worked with at a fashion show this past January wanted to collaborate and introduced us. I could not refuse. The way the light hits her subjects [...]
Dear Diary,I have been catching up on back orders while my interns prepare for the up and coming fashion shows. The Secret Boutique will be showing new designs on the runway Friday July 28th at the Space Gallery in Denver, Colorado. I only do 2-3 fashion shows per year and this is my second show [...]
I have been making custom gowns and corsets, shipping them all over the world since 2005. In that time, I have no idea how many gowns I have made but it is a lot. 90% of my brides and customers I actually never meet face to face. I began offering the muslin fit service because [...]
Fall bridal season is filled with beautiful colors. We have also been making mother of the bride dresses. Today I am featuring the still popular " Rachael Gown" that was named after my friend that modeled this beautiful gown in red years ago. It's still popular among brides and I offer it many color options. [...]
This summer has been very busy. As I am getting caught up on August and October wedding gowns these last two weeks of July, I managed to fit in the Fall 2016 Bridal Gown Shoot. Nicole Nichols was the photographer. It was a day filled with makeup application, hair styling and traveling an hour and [...]