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SakanaSea
« on: August 01, 2006 04:18:38 PM »

 Hooray, my camera is being good this time =P but the pics are bad quality anyway... I really need a new camera =/

 This first skirt I made quite a while ago. It's a two-layer handkerchief skirt, with an elastic waistband. It's very light and soft and comfortable. The pink things are roses, and those white lines on it are the word "coquelicot" over and over, but I haven't got the slightest idea of what it means?


 The next one is another two-layer handkerchief skirt, but this one isn't all light and floaty like the other. In fact, it's kind of tight o_O;; I LOVE this fabric!! I got it at a thrift store, but for the longest time I didn't know what to do with it. Then one day, I just started messing around and came up with this.

 (I just noticed, neither of these skirts are hemmed Tongue I hate hemming! I guess it's okay though because they don't look too ragged.)

 Next, one of my favourite dresses of all time ^_^ I love this fabric so much!! A good friend gave me a big bag of fabric for my birthday, and this was my favourite piece in there. I love the colours, and the pattern is really neat... sometimes I just space off staring at it for a while. I made the little black belt too.


 Tell me what you think Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2006 04:41:46 PM »

There  They're supercute!!  I really like the dress, especially now that the "in" thing is belts around the waist or above.   BTW, coquelicot is some sort of flower so I suppose it's the flower you have on your fabric.  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2006 04:53:31 PM »

There  They're supercute!!  I really like the dress, especially now that the "in" thing is belts around the waist or above.   BTW, coquelicot is some sort of flower so I suppose it's the flower you have on your fabric.  Grin

 o.o Oh! Thank you! Hehe, I thought they were just roses. That's neat.
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« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2006 05:32:28 PM »

I lovelovelove the second skirt. you should put some black lace at the hem, it would just make it that much more fabulous. but maybe that's just me, since I adore lace. it's great as it is.
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« Reply #4 on: August 01, 2006 07:19:23 PM »

There  They're supercute!!  I really like the dress, especially now that the "in" thing is belts around the waist or above.   BTW, coquelicot is some sort of flower so I suppose it's the flower you have on your fabric.  Grin

 o.o Oh! Thank you! Hehe, I thought they were just roses. That's neat.

 no hay problema Grin
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« Reply #5 on: August 01, 2006 08:07:18 PM »

the skirts are cute, but the dress is my favorite... the colors and pattern are amazing! nice work on all of these.
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« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2006 03:16:22 AM »

I adore the dress! Amazing job! I love the way the skirts hang as well, just a great job all round

Coquelicot is another name for the wild poppy (and refers to the colour of them, a kind of orangey deep red)
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« Reply #7 on: August 03, 2006 08:24:23 AM »

OH MY WOOOOOOOOOOW

i want that dress!!
soooooooooooooooooooooooooo so preg_replace('/(.{49})/', '$1 ', 'sosoososososososososososossososososossoooooooooooooooooooooo') badly
its not even funny how envious of you i am   Angry

is it from a pattern.cos im working with one right now that looks suspiciously similar...
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« Reply #8 on: August 03, 2006 08:54:18 AM »

OH MY WOOOOOOOOOOW

i want that dress!!
soooooooooooooooooooooooooo so preg_replace('/(.{49})/', '$1 ', 'sosoososososososososososossososososossoooooooooooooooooooooo') badly
its not even funny how envious of you i am   Angry

is it from a pattern.cos im working with one right now that looks suspiciously similar...

 Cheesy I used a Vogue vintage pattern for it, but the pattern didn't have sleeves or a belt so I made those by myself.
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loupylou
« Reply #9 on: August 03, 2006 09:15:51 AM »

ooo kudos to you for doing that!!!

its such a beautioful dress... the fabric is just amazing too Smiley
i adore all of the colours in it Smiley
its just LUSH
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