FeisDress Services

Embroidery & Appliqué


Dress embroidered by Susan Gowin
and constructed by customer.


2006 Washington, DC Rose of Tralee sash embroidered by Susan Gowin and Ann Donahue.


FeisDress Designs™ also creates school dress designs. Photo courtesy of the Murray School of Irish Dance.


This dress, based on a FeisDress Designs™ custom creation, is available at DollClothesStore.com

FeisDress Designs™ offers appliqué and embroidery services for your dress. You provide the cut-out, interfaced, marked pieces, along with the dress pattern your tailor is using. Prices depend on complexity and materials.  Contact susan -at- feisdress.com for more information.

Color/fabric selection help is also available as part of the embellishment service or may be arranged separately.

  • New to Irish Dancing? Read an article by Susan on finding an Irish Dance dress. (Word File or PDF File, opens in a new window

School Dresses

FeisDress Designs™ has created designs for a number of school costumes including:

  • Dudney School of Irish Dance (Virginia)
  • Rondeau School of Irish Dancing (Florida)
  • Daniel Tighe School of Irish Dance (North Carolina)
  • Murray Irish Dance Academy (New Hampshire)
  • Maple School of Irish Dance (Virginia)
  • Paula McManus School of Irish Dancing (Pennsylvania)
  • Maguire Academy of Irish Dance (Arizona)

For information on design services for school costumes, please contact Susan.


Doll Dress Designs

A custom FeisDress Designs™ dress has been recreated as an Irish Dance Doll Dress by the Doll Clothes Store. Additional designs are in the planning stages. (NOTE: FeisDress does not create these dresses.)