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1  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: .::sun dress::. on: January 16, 2006 10:10:12 PM
awesome! did you come up with the design yourself?
2  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: in the school parking lot (dress from sheets) w/ better-ish pics on: January 13, 2006 07:15:50 PM
thanks for all the comments everyone!

divasews: i wish i could wear it in january, the picture was actually taken however many months ago in september, back when it was warm and happy...

and id love to help by making a tutorial, although i dont have anytime right now, but i should be able to do it this weekend.
3  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Re: City Skyline Skirt on: January 13, 2006 07:12:32 PM
thats gorgeous! i love it- its so well done
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: t-shirt skirt on: January 09, 2006 09:23:20 PM
the blue part was just a really long rectangle, and then i folded it into pleats, ironed it, and sewed along the top to hold the pleats. does that help at all? i dont really know how to explain about the pleats, but if you just fool around with overlapping the fabric different ways, you can probably figure it out

5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / t-shirt skirt on: January 08, 2006 01:02:40 PM
i made this from a t-shirt that was too big, the waistband is from the t-shirt and the blue fabric is tshirt fabric i bought. it turned out a little more cheerleader-ish than i was expecting, but im still happy with it. i think i need cheerleader-style spanky-pants though, cause the skirt goes way up when i spin around     
oh and i dont think the skirt is quite as short as it looks in the second picture




the back

(sorry my mirror's so splotchy and gross)
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: Hats from sweaters! on: January 08, 2006 12:45:13 PM
oo those are really cute! i love the second one
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / in the school parking lot (dress from sheets) w/ better-ish pics on: January 05, 2006 07:12:29 PM
this is my first post- i bought these comic book sheets at goodwill for a couple dollars, and came up with this:



its basically just a simple bodice, with some straps (theyre actually safety pinned on at the moment, ive been to lazy to sew them on) and a circle skirt, even though it looks kind of pleated in the picture. it was windy or something i guess...?
sorry its not a very good picture, my computer isnt letting me connect my camera to get the other pictures i took. im terrible at computers!
if you cant tell, the sheets (now the dress i guess) has all different names of comic books and also comic book noises, like "shtonk!" its pretty awesome fabric, although i'll admit that i dont actually read comic books. but i do have a pretty sweet collection of xmen cards : )
anyways, maybe ill post better pictures once my computer starts working... thanks for looking!

-em

so i fixed my camera/computer, so heres more pics:





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