Pink Floral Evening Gown
Hand Sewn Repairs
Jan 15, 2019 - Jan 17, 2019
Small repairs made to top bust of dress. Few small holes. Silk crepeline circles were cut (~1 in. Diameter) and sewn into dress using silk thread. Repaired two additional holes on back collar.
Jan 17, 2019
A cleaning solution (vulpex, enzyme cleaner, or use paste, 91% iso alc, H2O) used to spot treat. Bleaching pen mixed with small amount of mixture used on darker spots and cleared with H2O and alcohol. The whole dress was hand washed using a large quantity of cleaner, clearing with H2O and alcohol. Dress laid to dry on towels, hand dried and spread on racks covered with sheets.
Jan 18, 2019
Feb 13, 2019
Boxed in same box as Vionnet dress with doves