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« on: January 21, 2007 07:34:24 AM »

I'd had this lovely sheer turquoise leopard print stuff lying around for ages. I had planned to make a blouse out of it, but I always mess up blouses. Grr.

But then, I saw this http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=93311.0 (Zombie Teeth's punk rock prom dress) and I was inspired.

This dress took quite about two days. I kind of used a pattern. 'Kind of' in that I had an old dress pattern, but it was missing some pieces, so I had to guess a few bits. It's got plain sky blue material underneath. This is the best and most ambitious thing I have made all by myself, I'm so proud of it.

Anyhoo, I love it! I just need some tit tape to avoid embarrassing myself, haha. Going to wear it out next Tuesday night... I can't wait!




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« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2007 07:42:31 AM »

Wow!  Gorgeous dress!  And it looks great on you.   Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2007 07:48:07 AM »

Wow! This is my new favourite thing on craftster  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: January 21, 2007 08:27:06 AM »

WOW! I LOVE THE FABRIC. I've been looking for something like that for AGES...could you tell me where you got it? Plus love the dress. So pretty! Love all of it!!!
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« Reply #4 on: January 21, 2007 08:38:39 AM »

Wow, what a pretty blue dress, Dissolvedgirl! You know, that bag you have hanging from your mirror is a perfect accossory for it, too.  Wink I like leopord print; especially BLUE!

Yes, you really have a knock out new dress! Enjoy it fully!  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: January 21, 2007 08:43:14 AM »

I love that dress and you look great in it!
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« Reply #6 on: January 21, 2007 08:54:29 AM »

That dress is delish! Cheesy (And the first picture is neat too... It almost looks like your reflection is holding that purse.... )
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« Reply #7 on: January 21, 2007 09:13:04 AM »

a classic! great job!
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« Reply #8 on: January 21, 2007 09:27:18 AM »

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« Reply #9 on: January 21, 2007 10:46:49 AM »

I love it!!! I need to hunt for turqoise or red leopard print fabric now! Cheesy
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