Gifts That Tie Generations Together

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Turn a piece of your wedding dress into a beautiful corsage or boutonniere, or include a rose bud made from a loved one’s neck tie in your wedding bouquet to make the memory of that loved one part of your special day.

We currently offer Petal Roses in single-stem flowers or in corsages and boutonnieres and gathered rosette corsages.  Click here for Order Form

 

Petal Roses

Petal roses are made by individually cutting each petal.  Although these are beautiful roses, they need a fabric that has some stiffness to it.  Fabrics like Satin and Silk and many of the lining fabrics found in wedding dresses are great fabrics for these roses.  Just about any Neck Tie will also work.  Loose fabrics with lots of drape (like chiffon and organza) and stretchy fabrics (like t-shirt fabrics) do not work well.  For those fabrics, look at our gathered rosette option below.

Rose Bud $25MF petal rose bud NT

A single rose bud that can be displayed in a bud vase or incorporated into another floral element.  Each bud is hand cut and assembled with two leaves.  They are approximately 11″ tall.

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Full Rose in Bloom $35

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A single rose in full bloom.  Just like our rose buds, each rose is hand cut and assembled with two leaves.  They are approximately 11″ tall.

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Boutonnieres $36 & 38

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Our petal rose boutonniere includes a couple of leaves and some wired pearl beads.  A lovely way to have a little of Mom’s wedding dress at that special occasion or Grandpa’s neck tie for Dad to wear at the christening of a first child.

  • Rose Bud w/ two leaves= $36
  • Rose bud w/ two leaves and beads= $38

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Corsages $45-$65

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Let us put our imagination to work in making a full corsage from your heirloom fabric.  Offered as a wrist corsage or a pin corsage, each piece is hand made.  We offer a couple of options from a single, full petal rose, a rose and rose bud or two full roses

  • One Full Petal Rose = $45
  • One Full Petal Rose with Rose Bud = $55
  • Two full Petal Roses = $65

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Gathered Rosette Corsage $45

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Gathered rosettes have been used for generations by fashion designers.  Each rosette is made by gathering and twisting strips of fabric to make the appearance of leaves.  Gathered rosettes do best with thin, loose fabrics and stretchy fabrics like chiffon, organza and even t-shirt materials can be used.  Different fabrics give a very different outcome.  We try to use some of the bead work or lace from any wedding dress when making a corsage-.  Neck ties aren’t really good for making a gathered rosette.

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Bouquet Sash $35

A little something old to wrap around the bride’s flora bouquet.  We can create a lovely bouquet sash from your wedding dress or any other heirloom that has special significance to the bride.

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Garment Types:

Neck Ties:
We can get up to four petal rose buds or two buds and one full petal rose from a standard neck tie.  Neck ties don’t work well for gathered rosettes.

Wedding dress:
We can get 30-40 floral elements from a standard wedding dress depending on what we are making.  When using wedding dresses, we try to incorporate any lace or bead work elements, even netting.

Blouse or shirt:
We can get about a dozen floral elements from a blouse or shirt.

Scarf:  We can get 3-6 floral elements from a satin or silk scarf.

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To order, just Click Here for a downloadable order form.  Print it off and send it, along with the garment you want used and payment to:  Fairy Godmother Creations  1001 E. Second Street, Suite 3140, Dayton, OH 45402.

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Fairy Godmother Creations added 2 new photos.

Knowing that she was not going to be able to be at her god daughter's wedding, Diane Sweeny asked us to make this bouquet sash and rose from the remnants of her wedding dress so that her god daughter could carry a memory of her. Our hearts go out to Diane's family as we heard that she did pass away.
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Knowing that she was not going to be able to be at her god daughters wedding, Diane Sweeny asked us to make this bouquet sash and rose from the remnants of her wedding dress so that her god daughter could carry a memory of her.  Our hearts go out to Dianes family as we heard that she did pass away.

Kristine Wilson sent her late brother's sweatshirt to have this bear made for her mother. Her brother passed away as a young teenager that this shirt was the last thing that he wore. We chose to highlight the graphics from the sweatshirt. Kristine wanted the bear to wear a cap and a bow tie. ... See MoreSee Less

Kristine Wilson sent her late brothers sweatshirt to have this bear made for her mother.  Her brother passed away as a young teenager that this shirt was the last thing that he wore. We chose to highlight the graphics from the sweatshirt. Kristine wanted the bear to wear a cap and a bow tie.

Fairy Godmother Creations added 5 new photos.

Cindy Gresham sent her wedding dress to have a baptism outfit made for her coming grandchild and future grandchildren to wear.

Cindy's dress was made of lovely satin and chiffon with corded lace on the bodice. The original dress had the chiffon over all of the satin but I thought the satin was pretty and should have a chance to shine so I designed the skirt to use the chiffon in a soft, split panel that allowed the satin to peak through.

We also made a couple of kerchiefs, a bouquet sash and a corsage.
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Cindy Gresham sent her wedding dress to have a baptism outfit made for her coming grandchild and future grandchildren to wear. 

Cindys dress was made of lovely satin and chiffon with corded lace on the bodice.  The original dress had the chiffon over all of the satin but I thought the satin was pretty and should have a chance to shine so I designed the skirt to use the chiffon in a soft, split panel that allowed the satin to peak through.

We also made a couple of kerchiefs, a bouquet sash and a corsage.

Fairy Godmother Creations shared Dayton Outdoor Markets's event.

Fairy Godmother Creations will be open and expecting visitors. We will have food to share, some interactive displays, some handmade gifts for sale. Come on by!
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Fairy Godmother Creations added an event.

Fairy Godmother Creations will be open on Sunday Aug 20 from 11a - 4p. Come on by and have some free food, see our studio, and say hi. This is Third Sunday so there will be many studios open for people to walk through and the outdoor market will be going as well so there should be lots to see and do.
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