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« on: June 09, 2007 09:19:10 PM »

yeah. i think i might have posted here once... i have a tendency to lurk and leave randumb comments, but i get too distracted to take pictures of my finished work.

BUT NOT TONIGHT!

all are variations from some new look pattern i got at wal-mart, with enough modifications so that they're not total rip-offs. no action shots because they're all a little larger than what i normally wear

dress #1
this one was more of an experiment... i thought it would be a good idea to line it in yellow? the trim is from a bedsheet i bought awhile back that seemed like a good idea until i unfolded it at my house and discovered the entire middle was threadbare and transparent. praise be for the bias tape maker. i heart my bias tape maker.


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dress #2

it might be a little hard to see, but the dress has brown straps that tie into a halter. and that's pretty much about all i can say about this dress.


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dress #3
THIS IS MY FAVORITE. it reminds me of dippin' dots! there are (tiny) functional pockets (good for a cell phone or a pack of smokes), and the straps are held on by little heart buttons. i guess they only make red heart buttons, so mine are painted with pink nail polish. my mother recently introduced me to a method of applying bias tape (once again, i love ya) so that no stitches show... it looks really fancy, but it's done by hand and takes for-ev-er. the bottom is also trimmed in pink bias tape, but apparently i was too excited to bother getting that in the photograph.


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detail of the bustline, so you can see what i'm talking about.



sorry my dressform blends in with the background... i painted the room red before she became a part of the family.
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« Reply #1 on: June 09, 2007 09:37:09 PM »

Wow. I love them all. What a nice job you have done. I love the first one and the last one the best, well I guess I love them both, couldn't pick one if I had to. Fantastic.
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« Reply #2 on: June 09, 2007 09:57:30 PM »

this is cute! i like all of them, but esp. the polka dot one!  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: June 09, 2007 10:15:55 PM »

I love the fabrics for the second and third. Very cute!

Love them all!
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« Reply #4 on: June 09, 2007 10:27:21 PM »

Those are all really cute!  I love them all!
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« Reply #5 on: June 09, 2007 10:33:27 PM »

very cute.
ive yet to decide which one i like most.
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« Reply #6 on: June 09, 2007 10:48:30 PM »

These are so cute.  I love them all. You are just amazing.
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« Reply #7 on: June 09, 2007 10:55:53 PM »

Those are all very cute! Grin  I want one! Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: June 10, 2007 12:13:36 AM »

I love them all, particularly the last one.
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« Reply #9 on: June 10, 2007 01:22:07 AM »

Cool dresses! I like the second one best but they're all really nice, great job!!
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