Collage Dresses

I am treating some of my simple shift dresses as a canvas on which to appliquè other fabrics in the form of pockets or bands, some with function and some purely for fun.

 Coral silk Dupioni with silk velvet band and other fabrics

Coral silk Dupioni with silk velvet band and other fabrics

 Celedon silk and wool shift dress with  pockets

Celedon silk and wool shift dress with  pockets

 with the addition of velvet ribbons and crystal buttons these slippers become jewelry for the feet

with the addition of velvet ribbons and crystal buttons these slippers become jewelry for the feet