Starview Sonnet

Walla Walla, Washington · 241 Sales


Starview Sonnet

Walla Walla, Washington 241 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars

Announcement   Welcome to my little Starview Sonnet Shop. Feel free to browse around a bit. Let me know if you have any questions or special requests. I really enjoy making fun and unique items for you and your home.

So glad you stopped in.


Welcome to my little Starview Sonnet Shop. Feel free to browse around a bit. Let me know if you have any questions or special requests. I really enjoy making fun and unique items for you and your home.

So glad you stopped in.


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5 out of 5 stars

tammynsda on Nov 27, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

If there was a way to provide more stars I would. This product was exactly what I was looking for. It was a very special gift for the family of one of my dancers who had passed away. Not only was this ballerina angel gorgeous but the seller kept in constant contact with me so that it would arrive in the time frame that I needed it. Cori does amazing work but more importantly puts a great deal of love into what she creates. Thank you for providing me with exactly what I was looking for and more.


carolskidds on Nov 22, 2016

3 out of 5 stars

I am unable to upload the photo to show you that the angel wings are totally uneven in length. It's very visible. There is no way to disguise that one side comes much further down than the other. I was also surprised that 2 tacks hold the wings on. The item is smaller than I thought it would be. 17 inches tall and 6 inches wide. I thought it would be around 20 inches tall and just thought it would be a lot bigger. Its a tad bit taller than a bottle of wine. So not going to make a statement piece like I was hoping for. However that is not the sellers fault. That is mine. My 3 star is more on the fact that for $140 I thought the wings would be even in length and not lopsided and that they would somehow be held on securely in some manner. The bust itself is nice. Just smaller than anticipated.

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I have just created some beautiful new tabletop designs. I even have stands available as an upgrade. Wouldn't these make a beautiful bridal shower centerpiece? heartheartheart
Take a look at the beautiful table top versions of my dress forms. These beauties are inspired by vintage Christmas decorations. Each design has a unique set of angel wings handmade by me.

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Creating One-ofa-Kind New "Old" Dressmaker's Forms

Oh how I love antique and vintage dressmaker's forms!
I had purchased one for my daughter's room. It was very expensive and when I wanted a second one, I decided to design my very own new "old" form. "Amelie" turned out gorgeous! I was so proud of her that I posted photos of her on Facebook.

Well...guess what happened? A friend of mine in California sent me a message...."Is she for sale?". Uh....well, I guess she is. So the adventure of Starview Sonnet Designs began. Since that first creation almost two and a half years ago, I have created over 70 one-of-a-kind "girls" for shop owners, fashion divas,. homeowner's and jewelry makers.

My designs have continued to improve and evolve with each and every project. I absolutely LOVE what I do. I am always on the look out for vintage buttons, lace, trim and jewelry to incorporate into my designs. I love using unique text and graphic detail to personalize my girls. They can be right at home in any setting. Some are simple and elegant. Some are sparkly and girly-girl. Then there are some in-between. All beautiful. All special. Each One-Of-A-Kind.

Doesn't every little girl have a dream that goes something like this.......????

"I'd love to live in the country someday"

"Wouldn't it be fabulous to have your own little cottage?"

"Can you imagine doing what you love and making a little money too?"

Well...THIS GIRL has realized all these dreams. I live on a beautiful country hilltop. I have an adorable guest cottage/artist studio to work in.. I AM DOING WHAT I LOVE, and, yes, making a little money at it.


I'd love to share my passion with you and create your special dressmaker's form.

My forms are destined to become heirlooms (I just know it). : )


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  • Cori

    Owner, Maker, Designer

    I have had a love affair with vintage dressmaker's forms and mannequin for as long as I can remember. Now I am so lucky to design new "old" dress forms that are one-of-a-kind pieces of art for my customers.

Shop policies

Last updated on August 10, 2012
Thanks for much for stopping in Starview Sonnet.

My dress forms are all created custom for each of my customers. They are a one-oi-a-kind creation. I will attempt to create a form as close to the listing you selected as possible. Since many of the materials I use are vintage, laces and trims may vary from form to form.

I also use custom tops such as vintage door knobs and crowns. Thee items are subject to availability. I also try my best to match the items pictured in previous pieces of art.

I pride myself in communicating with my customers in a timely manner. If you have any questions at all, just send me a conversation.

Since each piece is created to order, I need to allow up to 3 weeks in production time, based on my current workload. If you form is going to take longer, I will be sure to let you know via a conversation or email.

I'd love to work with you.

Accepted payment methods

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  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
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I accept direct credit card payments through Etsy, Paypal payments, and laway plans. If you are interested in a layaway plan, just let me know and I will guide you through the process.

I will work with you to make sure you can own a custom dress form tht is all yours.
I generally ship FedEx Ground. Shipping can take up to a week from the West Coast to the East Coast.
Refunds and Exchanges
Since my items are completely customized, I can not accept refund requests. Please be assured that it is my sincere wish you you are thrilled with the finished pro

I want to make sure you are 100% happy with your purchase.
Additional policies and FAQs
Feel free to send me a conversation with any and all questions. I will be sure to answer in a timely manner.