Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Sookie's Yellow Open Back Sundress

Custom request dress in yellow cotton batik fabric, short gathered skirt with ruched faux tie bust detail. and double back tie detail.Finished dress images coming soon!

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Customer Bridal Photos 2020- The Marilyn Wedding Dress and Veil

My lovely customer Emily sent photos from her wedding wearing the custom dress and veil I made her a while back. Styled after the wedding dress Marilyn Monroe wore to her wedding to Arthur Miller
I'm so happy with how the dress came out and honored to have been a little part of her special day. Congratulations Emily and Sam!

Bridal Photos by Ruslan, of Vanilla Brides
Dress images by Morningstar Pinup
do not use without written permission from owner of images.


Saturday, May 9, 2020

Bra Sizes and Full Bust Measurement Range

This list is made up of years of sewing over the years,bra size and the full bust measurement range given. As you can see there can be quite a large range, some are probably because they wear the wrong size but i'v found this list helpful, hopefully you will too!

Size  Measurement
30B     30.5
30D     33
30DD  35

32A     28-32.5
32B     32-35
32C     33.5-34
32D     33-37
32DD  35.5

32FF   43

34A     34.5-35
34B     33-36.5
34C     33-38
34D     35-38
34DD  36-41
34E     37-42.5
34F     37-42.5

34K    40

36B    38-39
36C    35-39
36D    37-40
36DD 41-41.5

36GG 43

38C    42-44
38D    38-44
38DD 39-43
38E    43
38G    40

40C      40
40DD  42-46

42C     46
42D     46-51

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Marilyn Monroe's Ebbet Field Dress

Blue stretch cotton button front wiggle dress with long sleeves and flower pin. Styled after the dress worn by Marilyn Monroe at Ebbet's Field

Marilyn Monroe Outfits Update 2020

Above 'Handprint dress' in white lace with coral sash, below the blue wool Niagara jacket skirt and blouse.

Just some of the dresses i've made in the past few years that didn't get posted here, many can still be made on request, you can shop at Morningstarpinup.com if you don't see something listed send me a message, the fabric featured in the photos may no longer be available but there may be new fabrics available that would work for that item :-)

Blue wool jacket with white blouse and tan wrap skirt outfit styled after Marilyn's in "Niagara''

 below the crepe knit Rose dress with scoop back, this fabric is no longer available but other similar prints are available.

 Below the Happy Birthday Dress without and with rhinestones, in nude silk with faux fur.

Cotton Wrap bust 1940s Marilyn dress with ties and pleated skirt.
 The rooftop blouse, styled after the dress worn in the photo on the right, can be made in many colors. in blouse or dress form.

Red jersey draped dress styled after a Ceil Chapman dress

Grey suiting dress with side drape and faux fur neck wrap. styled after the dress worn by Marilyn in 
''how to marry a millionaire'' film

 Red stretch suiting halter jumpsuit styled after the photo on the left.
Custom printed jersey knit styled after the Pucci print dress ''peacock dress''

 Boned bodysuit costume styled after the Marilyn photo on the left, made in stretch cotton with satin, chiffon and faux flowers
Hunter green suiting dress with pleated satin drape bodice and skirt, styled after the dress worn in ''how to marry a millionaire'' as seen in the photos on the left.

Marilyn's wedding dress and veil in stretch suiting, chiffon and satin, styled after the dress worn by Marilyn when she married Arthur Miller

Marilyn's Korea outfit in Black sequins, dress and cropped jacket.
Orange rib knit boatneck shift dress, loose fit with wide elastic belt.

Faux fur hat styled after the 'Somethings got to give'' hat shown top left.

Simplified 'Diamonds dress' with bow belt in pink stretch satin.

Jersey eyelet crop top in white with shell buttons.
 white halter dress in waffle textured cotton with wrap bodice, Aline skirt
 Marilyn's wedding suit in Black with faux fur collar, rhinestone buttons,
 Purple jersey knit with cutout trim styled after the outfit in 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes'
 Black draped jersey strapless dress with hip drape in satin