My 26th Sew-iversary! Pt 3: Entrepreneur

Welcome back! Let’s pick up my sewing story 15 years ago at my own March 2008 wedding, which is where we left off in Pt. 2 Employment. In my free time, I had designed and made my own wedding dress (after doing similar for my sisters-in-law Katie and Melissa) while I was employed as a woodworker, making super-fancy museum-quality custom picture frames. Otherwise, I had mostly quit sewing after an extensive costuming career. But sewing wouldn’t stay away for long. 
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Jenn’s Rehearsal and Wedding Day!

De Nueva Photography It’s the final post in Jenn’s bridalwear blog series! The custom pieces I created in all the previous posts have reached their final destiny: on Jenn!  “Brooks Ann Camper turned my mama’s wedding dress into a rehearsal outfit for me and made my bridal shoot veil and wedding veil- With her hands!!!!…
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Hi there! I'm Brooks Ann.

I’m an independent designer and couture dressmaker for one-of-a-kind bridalwear located in Hillsborough, North Carolina. I also teach the sew-curious both in-person and online.

My blog follows along with the couture process of how each heirloom-quality custom wedding dress is made from idea to wedding day, as well as other interesting tidbits related to sewing, weddings, and body positivity.

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