Wednesday, October 13, 2010

custom orders for bonita!

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Hey dudes! I'm back to Uni after a very relaxing and revitalising holidays. What did I get up to? Mostly sleeping, watching TV and general slobbery/coach-potatoing. All the good things. I also took in a very special order for a lovely lass, who needed a dress for a ball and some frocks to frolick the summer in :) It was a mammoth task - 4 dresses in about 2 weeks, including running around to find the perfect fabrics and notions! But I'm really happy I got it done in time and how they turned out. Until she emailed the request, I had never even thought of making the heart dress as an evening wear piece! Something for me to keep in mind and under my hat :)

Also some awesome news! If you haven't already read through my regular personal/fashion blog I got accepted to go on exchange next year in New York! EXCITEMENT! I've been so stoked for weeeeeks and weeks, its keeping the impending doom of Uni assessments at bay :) However this means that for the 5 months I'm over there - No Sewing Machine! TERROR! I can't have my favourite hobby for 5 months! I suppose I won't have time to sew while I'm there but I'll surely miss being able to whip up things whenever I like. In consolation though I will be in New York City, possibly bumping into Gossip Girl cast members!

At the moment I'm not able to take orders and such because end of semester assessments are piling up! I have about 10,000 words to write before Nov 8 :( I know its such an old excuse that I've used time and time again but for those at Uni or in High School right now - you know what I'm talking about! I'll get around to taking orders when I'm finished about Nov 12. Please be sure and specific about what you would like (fabric patterns/colourways) as well as have your measurements ready (bust/waist/height/skirt length preference) if you do email to place an order, just to make things more efficient (and easier for me!) Also I've set up a new email address that is more professional sounding and less lame: Hit me up style

Thanks for tuning in!
x Amie



that first top is soo pretty
come follow xoo

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Anonymous said...

this is amazing
I wish I had sewing skills like you :(


jess said...

the dress a heart cut-out back is amaaaaaaazing!

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Bonita Silva said...

Eeeee! Haha, love the post, and especially the dresses. I am yet to show you photos from the ball actually! I'll do that now. It turned out EXACTLY how I wanted - you're amazing. Thanks again for doing it! I'm definitely keeping my eye on your store for whatever comes next. :)

thefacelessblog said...

those dresses are gorge!

absolutely love the necklace! gorge!!

glad I stumbled on your blog :)

feel free to visit/comment on my blog... and follow me on google friends and bloglovin if u wish!

wud luv to hear what u think!

keep in touch. xx

Nicoline said...

Love your blog soooo sooo much!! I hope you will follow or visit my blog:)

Madeline said...

congratulations! and those dresses are simply beautiful!

char said...

I love the first top, and the heart back!!

Becky said...

Oh my goodness I love the heart cut out and leather skirt, so cute!!

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Gaby de Modacapital said...

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I really love your blog and your style! I follow you...
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Jasmine said...

Hi I really love your dresses and I wanna b a fashion designer except im only 13.... I do sewing lessons and I have even entered one of my dresses in a competition. I also keep moodboards and design books. Is there anything else I can do to help??? Thanks