February 18, 2011
Damask speaks to me! What do these say to you?
December 27, 2010
This didn’t actually arrive in time for the project I intended it for so maybe it will become a gown for my lil’ boy… decisions…
November 19, 2009
Remember this fabric, I found what it has to be made into. “A LADY’S BODICE OF BLUE SILK BROCADE POSSIBLY DUTCH, FIRST HALF OF THE 18TH CENTURY “ I’m hoping I’ll have enough for...
November 15, 2008
Oooo… I need to plan a gown for this fabric. It followed me home.
Fabric Stash / Plaid Victorian
October 15, 2008
All the fabrics are collected for a new Victorian outfit for one of my clients. The three tier-skirt is in progress and I look forward to sharing photos as things progress.
August 5, 2008
A lovely, deep & rich purple-shot-with-black silk taffeta: I have a limited amount of this but can buy more if a project demanded a lot of yardage. Blue & Silver with floral design damask:...
August 6, 2007
A potential client was looking at this blue fabric but it turns out the color doesn’t suit the wedding party colors. Now the fabric is screaming out to me to make a project from...
Fabric Stash / sitenews
July 18, 2007
I’ve promised some updates to the site and I’ve gotten one started. I’ll be uploading more photos and descriptions to the fabric stash pages as time allows. Click here to see fabrics
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By Appointment Onlyin the San Francisco Bay Area:
75 S. 11th St. San Jose, CA 95112
Hi, I'm Laurie Tavan. I run my own custom sewing business making bespoke, one-of-a-kind designs for weddings, dress-up, and fun. Stick around for a behind-the-scenes look into my workshop, photography, acting, and travel.