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irishandmore

Custom sewing for special occasions or everyday!

Peoria, Illinois · 727 Sales

irishandmore

Custom sewing for special occasions or everyday!

Peoria, Illinois 727 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(301)

Announcement   Thanks for stopping by! Halloween 2016 was a ton of fun. Thanks to all that ordered costumes this year. With the holidays just around the corner, I need to do some catching up on my other orders. If you need an item for the Christmas season, please order early! Wedding gown to christening gown conversion orders will only be considered if the delivery date is for 2017. Sorry.

I specialize in dance attire and accessories (Irish or others), weddings, formals and costumes but I also do digitizing, embroidery, kids clothes, everyday, gifts...you name it, I'll sew it!

I LOVE CUSTOM ORDERS! - Once, long ago on Etsy, an artist could "seek out" interesting orders from people requesting custom items. Now you have to find me, and it looks like you have. Yay! I love custom orders. The stock items displayed in my shop are just a tiny sampling of my abilities. They are mostly things I have made for an entry at our county fair, or because I think they are beautiful and just could not resist. I have a "busy hands" issue, and NEED to create. I specialize in garments, but other projects will be considered, as well. Shoot me a convo here on Etsy, and we can discuss your project.

If you want to see projects I've done for others, check out my SOLD items. You may also visit my Facebook page to view my entire portfolio:

https://www.facebook.com/95886150078/photos/?tab=albums

WOW! I now have a second Etsy shop! Check out my vintage sewing and crafting patterns at:
sewpatternsandmore.etsy.com

Announcement

Last updated on Oct 28, 2016

Thanks for stopping by! Halloween 2016 was a ton of fun. Thanks to all that ordered costumes this year. With the holidays just around the corner, I need to do some catching up on my other orders. If you need an item for the Christmas season, please order early! Wedding gown to christening gown conversion orders will only be considered if the delivery date is for 2017. Sorry.

I specialize in dance attire and accessories (Irish or others), weddings, formals and costumes but I also do digitizing, embroidery, kids clothes, everyday, gifts...you name it, I'll sew it!

I LOVE CUSTOM ORDERS! - Once, long ago on Etsy, an artist could "seek out" interesting orders from people requesting custom items. Now you have to find me, and it looks like you have. Yay! I love custom orders. The stock items displayed in my shop are just a tiny sampling of my abilities. They are mostly things I have made for an entry at our county fair, or because I think they are beautiful and just could not resist. I have a "busy hands" issue, and NEED to create. I specialize in garments, but other projects will be considered, as well. Shoot me a convo here on Etsy, and we can discuss your project.

If you want to see projects I've done for others, check out my SOLD items. You may also visit my Facebook page to view my entire portfolio:

https://www.facebook.com/95886150078/photos/?tab=albums

WOW! I now have a second Etsy shop! Check out my vintage sewing and crafting patterns at:
sewpatternsandmore.etsy.com

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irishandmore

1970's Vintage Sewing Patterns
$4.00
Flirty Blue Brown Dress Dupioni Silk and Taffeta
$90.00
Strapless Dress Chiffon Overlay Convertible
$75.00
Bridal Bolero Embroidered White Satin
$40.00
Womens or Teen Wrap Pants, Ladies size 8/10
$25.00
Costume, Adult, Dress style - CUSTOM ORDER
$75.00
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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(301)
Jillian

Jillian on Nov 1, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

What beautiful work!!! I couldn't have been happier with the finished product. My gorgeous wedding gown was turned into two baptism dresses for my twin girls!!! There's no better way to reuse a wedding gown and this shop owner was easy to work with and does beautiful work! Great price and quick too. Everyone was raving about the dresses!!!! I loveeeee the pictures. I'll have the dresses dry cleaned and pass them down to my daughters to reuse again (if they'd like)!!!

Ingrid

Ingrid on Oct 26, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Thank you so much Rebecca for making this beautiful costume for my baby. the pantaloons is so cute! everything is well made.I will order from you again.

Kasandra Adams

Kasandra Adams on Oct 17, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

I couldn't be happier with how my daughters costume turned out! we love it & will defiantly be ordering again in the future! Nothing but GREAT compliments given! 💛

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About

Why "Irish" and more???

I love Ireland, so much so that my husband and I got married there! Of course, as a seamstress, Irish Dance attire fascinates me. It is an ever changing style world - with extreme sewing challenges! There are many levels of construction from simple school skirts through highly detailed embroidered three dimensional competition dresses! My daughter has been Irish Dancing for 12 years, and I sew for both of our local dance schools. But even with two schools in town, that is not a full time job - so the rest of the time, I keep busy sewing just about everything else. Garments are my main focus and special occasion dresses are a joy to create, but I love sewing 18" doll clothes, stuffed animals, quilts, etc... I also knit, and dabble in other three dimensional creativity.

If you have a special project, ask me! I like new challenges, and try to be open and honest about what I think I can or can not undertake. I would love to work with you!

Thanks for stopping by!

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  • Rebecca

    Owner

    I am a professional seamstress with many years of bridal shop experience. Currently, I work at our local Sewing Center, and in my own studio where I accept custom orders and teach sewing. Every day brings something new to work on!

Shop policies

Last updated on December 6, 2014
My life is centered on a balance of family, honesty, loyalty, and friendship. My successes are measured through personal satisfaction in a job well done; being completely involved in something from the very beginning to the very end; creating something of value from next to nothing, and being true to my creative visions. That said, sewing is my main artistic outlet; but I also knit, and dabble in other three dimensional creativity.

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Right now, I am only using PayPal for payments.
Shipping
Shipping prices quoted include the fees that I have to pay to Etsy and PayPal. Many people forget that as sellers, we have quite a bit of overhead with these fees. The more expensive the item, the more we have to pay. Actual shipping will be determined by the item and the destination, and the urgency of when it needs to arrive. I will pick the most reasonable method possible. I reuse packaging materials whenever possible to reduce waste, but I always pack items in plastic inside of their shipping cartons, because of risk of dampness between here and there! International customers please inquire re: shipping before ordering. Thanks!
Refunds and Exchanges
No refunds given, but if you are not satisfied with an item, we can discuss possible corrective measures.
Additional policies and FAQs
Custom orders are my mainstay! I love doing one of a kind work. I believe in the old cliche: "Variety is the spice of life." I would love to discuss your unique project, so click the "request a custom item" button, and lets get started!

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