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julietalpha
« on: September 25, 2006 09:22:42 PM »

My first post - here goes!

Many years ago I was given a stack of beads.  Recently I was going through the tin and found two lots of teal beads which matched so I decided to make this set using black beading wire and a wrapped wire technique:


I took the jewellery to the fabric shop so I could make a matching skirt and ended up with a floor length half circle wrap around.  I'd made a couple before but this was so long I had to do it in panels rather than cut out the half circle in one hit.

So for a long time I wandered around with a scrap of the skirt fabric in my wallet trying to find a matching top.  I ended up getting this fabric.  It's a light black knit with sequins and print.  My scrap is there too.


I traced a top of mine to get a pattern for a cropped cardigan which ties in the front.  It's not that clear because it's on a black singlet top but you get the gist.


And here is the complete outfit.


As I say, this is my first post so I hope the links come out ok!
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So much to make, so little time!
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« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2006 10:07:35 PM »

I'm not quite sure whether "no comments" is good or bad - any feedback?
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So much to make, so little time!
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« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2006 10:18:42 PM »

Your fabric is so pretty! Wow, I love the whole outfit together, it's beautiful. I love the length and flow of the skirt. Great job with everything!
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« Reply #3 on: September 25, 2006 10:43:03 PM »

Gorgeous - it all goes so well together. Nicely done.
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« Reply #4 on: September 26, 2006 02:33:59 AM »

Wow, that oufit looks great on you!  I love the material for the cardigan! Great work!  Smiley Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: September 26, 2006 02:41:19 AM »

 Smiley  The entire outfit is very pretty -- and I really like the jewelry! Great work  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: September 26, 2006 08:48:31 AM »

I love it and I like how it all matches perfectly. And it looks great on you!
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« Reply #7 on: September 26, 2006 09:22:18 AM »

Very beautiful! 
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« Reply #8 on: September 26, 2006 09:38:39 AM »

Awesome outfit! It's very Boho!! The colors are perfect for fall/winter.
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« Reply #9 on: September 26, 2006 01:18:44 PM »

Wow that whole outfit is awesome!! I've been trying to figure out how to make one of those bolero/cropped jacket things! Yours is really pretty! i love the fabric you chose!
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