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1  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / 70s Disco Dress on: January 23, 2016 05:20:49 PM
Hey all! I'm turning 21 in a couple of weeks and I found a bar that does a disco night the weekend of my birthday (dreams do come true!). I want to make a 70s kind of dress to wear. Think Saturday Night Fever kind of style.
This patten: https://www.etsy.com/listing/254984649/slip-dress-vintage-disco-party-dress?ga_order=most_relevant&ga_search_type=all&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_search_query=disco%20sewing%20pattern&ref=sr_gallery_19
Is what I'd like to evoke. I don't think it would be hard, right? I could do the top like a slip dress and then just add an A-line skirt? What I'm not sure how to do is the waist and whether an A-line would have enough swing to it? Also, what kind of fabric would work well? I imagine something with some weight to it
Any suggestions?
2  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Frida Movie dress patterns? Pic heavy on: December 25, 2013 05:09:36 PM
Hi all! Hope you're all having a happy holiday!

I've been watching Frida over and over and have fallen in love with two dresses in particular that Frida (Salma Hayek) wears.  One's blue with half sleeves, a square neck, and buttons up the back.  The other is white with puffed sleeves, a square neck and buttons up the back.  I took some screenshots but they unfortunately aren't of the highest quality.

If anyone knows of a pattern or tutorial that could help me recreate these dresses could you point me in the right direction? Thanks!











3  POTTERY, CERAMICS, POLYMER CLAY / Polymer Clay: Completed Projects / Re: Fabby Lady, polymer clay bust on: December 31, 2010 05:06:48 PM
I like it  that's pretty cool! Cheesy
4  COOKING / Dessert / Re: Disgusting Toilet cake (You've been warned) may not be suitable for work on: December 29, 2010 10:25:49 AM
WOAH!  How did you do that!  My Dad is such a dork and I've been threatening to make him a toilet cake for a while now,  I need to make one for his birthday.  Could you maybe outline how you assembled it?
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Simplicity 3852-collar help please! on: December 28, 2010 09:50:29 PM
I decided to make the simplicity 3852 http://www.simplicity.com/p-2038-boys-and-men-shirts-babies-romper.aspx  and i've come to find that, I have no idea how to attach the collar. Here are the instructions for attatching the collar: please help me interpret this someone?! Embarrassed
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / Re: A-line Simplicity 5157-alike? on: March 29, 2010 08:00:53 AM
Oh wow!  Shocked  Thank you Alexus1325!
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Discussion and Questions / A-line Simplicity 5157-alike? on: March 28, 2010 10:18:34 PM
My grandma gave me this sewing pattern from when she was my age, http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=6241485346&rvr_id=&crlp=1_263602_263622&UA=WXI7&GUID=a856391e1270a0e202133a73ffefcc31&itemid=6241485346&ff4=263602_263622  Simplicity 5157, sadly however, she was smaller than me Cry and I've fallen in love with the dress, does anyone know how to upsize a pattern or know of another pattern that is almost identical?  Help would be much appreciated
8  COOKING / Dessert / Cream filling? on: June 23, 2009 08:31:35 PM
Ok, you know how those cakes you get at grocery store, the big ones used for graduations/parties?  The chocolate ones sometimes have this delectable, delish vanilla creme filling, and I was wondering if anyone knew a recipe for it.  Sorry if it's not enough information for you
9  COOKING / Dessert / Re: Aloha! Bridal Shower Cakes! on: June 14, 2009 07:51:53 PM
those look delish, i need to bake!!!
10  OCCASIONS AND HOLIDAYS / Baby Showers And Gifts For New Babies / Re: "Let's Potty Like Rock Stars" Baby Shower on: June 14, 2009 06:22:25 PM
Great! that seems like the best baby shower ever!!
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