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MargiePoo
« on: May 19, 2007 02:25:46 PM »

Bought a floor lenght slip form the salvation army.  dyed it blue and redid the hem by adding more material.  Came up with this...



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Decided it wasn't really practical for anything.  So went at it again.  Cut off the hem.  Redyed it.  The colors weren't what i was hoping for. lost that pretty light blue and black dye did nothing.  added a ribbon on the bottom and a peacock feather iron on.  It's a bit short for my taste. i would probably wear pants under it.



Close up of peacock feather and new hem...



What do you guys think?  Should I have left it?
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mimi123333
« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2007 02:28:27 PM »

I really like the final color you ended up with.
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« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2007 05:25:44 PM »

I liie it the first way , but I really like the 2nd way much better , i like the color too , and the peacock feather looks really cute with it ...
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shurlygurl
« Reply #3 on: May 19, 2007 05:45:00 PM »

The second version definitely looks like a dress you might find at a boutique, and the color suits you very well. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: May 20, 2007 11:24:27 AM »

I like both ways.  The peacock feather is very cute.
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« Reply #5 on: May 24, 2007 08:34:50 AM »

I definitely like the second version better.  Such a pretty color!
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« Reply #6 on: May 24, 2007 08:43:07 AM »

I like this transformation.
The first one looks to me like really pretty, flowy pj's.  The final version looks much more wearable for out-of-the-house...it looks more thought out and put together. And I love the colour of the final dress. Gorgeous!  Smiley
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