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dragonbait
« on: August 21, 2004 08:55:22 PM »

None of my friends or I wanted to go to the actual prom, so one of them decided to have an Anti-Prom, the thing was, we still had to dress up, go figure. I never like store bought dresses, and patterns are hard to find in Rome (where I live) so I took one my mother had and SERIOUSLY revamped it.
This is the pattern I used:
http://www.simplicity.com/designFrame.cfm?designId=9341&design=5957
This is what I was going for:
http://mars.walagata.com/w/dragonbait/promdress.jpg
(the one on the right)
and this is what I made:
http://www.geocities.com/offcenter_mag/dress1_1.jpg

It came out pretty well, I think.
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« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2004 08:59:53 PM »

awesome! i luv the green.
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« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2004 10:02:40 PM »

love love love that shade of green. i love green. and i love your dress. nice.  Wink

rock on
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« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2004 10:03:39 PM »

that's gourgeous!
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« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2004 10:36:39 PM »

Wow!! That looks great!!! The green is very becoming. Becoming, who uses that word anymore.  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: August 22, 2004 10:04:41 AM »

That looks amazing!
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EnchantedSushi
« Reply #6 on: August 22, 2004 11:05:35 AM »

I'm with everyone else. That green is amazing! I never see prom dresses, or any formal dresses for that matter, that shade. It's lovely.  And it doesn't even look like the original pattern.
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« Reply #7 on: August 22, 2004 03:54:40 PM »

Gorgeous dress! And go Anti Prom-ers! My friends and I did that this year because our school makes us find dates and we didn't want to. So we went out for dinner and a movie in our fancy dresses. Smiley Much more fun, in my opinion...
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« Reply #8 on: August 23, 2004 10:53:05 PM »

wow!! that looks way better than the original pattern and i agree with everyone else the color is great
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« Reply #9 on: August 24, 2004 01:56:31 AM »

ditto! and it contrasts nicely with your hair too!  Cheesy
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