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I was in a blue mood the other day…not sad, but rather I wanted to sew with this stunning Kingfisher Blue silk taffeta.  Black and blue has been all over the runways for Fall.  So I made not one, but two fashions.
First, a coat ensemble in an Asian floral print in blue and black touched with gold.  The coat has bracelet length sleeves, a funnel collar and faceted cobalt blue buttons.  It is fully lined in Kingfisher silk.  The coordinating cocktail sheath is made of black silk dupioni with a ruched silk cummerbund and bow detail in Kingfisher silk.  A band hat of feathers provides the dramatic finishing touch.


Second, a chic little lace cocktail sheath in Kingfisher Blue silk taffeta overlaid with exquisite black lace.  A large taffeta bow and brooch detail adds interest and bling to the shoulder.

If you are interested in purchasing one or both of these fashions, please email me at






About hwesterv

Designer of couture fashions in 1/6 scale

7 responses »

  1. Just beautiful, Hilda! I love that blue paired with black.

  2. HEAVENLY ! These are both DIVINE! I love the hat with the first ensemble ! xo

  3. Yummy!!! As always, just delicious!!!

  4. Wow, this black and blue fashion is so vivid! What a rich, rich blue. Mr girls are fighting over it!


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