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Topic: i like plaid. you should too! my first dress was a success.  (Read 7233 times)
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« on: January 02, 2007 05:58:18 PM »

okay, so it wasn't a success at first. i've come along way, with the help of my friend's mom and my boyfriend's mom. i had a lot of trouble with my bodice. we had to take it apart and re-do it. i used see&sew pattern b4704, because it was a cheap pattern Smiley haha.



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or belt? i don't like the texture of the "pleather". so i was thinking of making one some how. any clue where i can start with that? i want to make sure it doesn't fall down of course while i'm dancing, since the dress is for my semi. thanks for looking!


i decided to post a close-up picture of the clutch even though i posted it in another forum.  hope that's alright?



yes, we did indeed match  Cheesy




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« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2007 06:07:31 PM »

You've converted me.  I am now in love with plaid!  This is too cute, and you did a fabulous job.  Plus, that belt looks STUPENDOUS with it!
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« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2007 06:08:41 PM »

plaid+black&white=perfect  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: January 02, 2007 06:10:07 PM »

I definitely say belt...if you don't like that one I think Simplicity.com had a tutorial for making one...have fun at the dance!  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2007 06:12:04 PM »

Iv always loved plaid and your dress makes me love it even more ... I kninda like it better without the belt ... but  you do wear one maby try a red one .. or if it was me id make a belt out of a different plaid fabric and wear it .. but I like things to clash like that ... but either way awesome dress and I love how its kinda rounded at the hem .
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« Reply #5 on: January 02, 2007 06:16:13 PM »

In my opinion, the belt is a must.  It makes the outfit look complete and very cute.
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« Reply #6 on: January 02, 2007 06:25:38 PM »

Great job on the dress. The belt completely makes the outfit, it makes the dress look more "dressy" and flirty.
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gopoundsand
« Reply #7 on: January 02, 2007 07:44:12 PM »

thank you!  Grin i was thinking red belt and red shoes... but my friend kind of stole that idea. Angry haha oh well. after the dance i'll post an action shot!
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« Reply #8 on: January 02, 2007 10:05:02 PM »


Lovely and inspiring ! Thanks !
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« Reply #9 on: January 02, 2007 10:06:20 PM »

i've never liked plaid before - but I love this. The belt works - it matches the bow on the clutch!
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