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Topic: Star light star bright, first dress that fits tonight!  (Read 4657 times)
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« on: July 23, 2007 09:05:56 PM »

I actually made an item of clothing. That fits. That I may ACTUALLY wear! HOORAY! So I am 6 feet tall, not thin (read size 14) and am a bit muscle-ey due to my job as a slave (read landscaper) so needless to say dresses that fit, flatter and don't make me look like a drag queen are few and far between. I have been holding on to new look 6557 for a while and here are the results (With a few minor modifications)! Thanks for looking. Oh, and I want to make another one in the second fabric for a wedding I am going to this weekend. Ciao!

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« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2007 09:08:14 PM »

That is gorgeous and fits you so nicely. It looks great!! I love the choice of fabric and the contrasting buttons! Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: July 23, 2007 09:18:58 PM »

you look so beautiful!!!! make lots more Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: July 23, 2007 09:37:56 PM »

The dress is absolutely beautiful and you look GORGEOUS in it Cheesy It fits you perfectly, i hope you post pictures when you make more!
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« Reply #4 on: July 23, 2007 10:05:45 PM »

That looks great on you!  It's very flattering, and I really like that fabric.  It's super cute, and you look beautiful!

The second one looks like it's going to be even better,  I can't wait to see it!

Oh, and your "job as a slave" comment made me giggle. Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: July 23, 2007 10:53:47 PM »

very pretty. (:

and not thin?
yeah i dont see that.
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« Reply #6 on: July 24, 2007 05:13:56 AM »

Good job and you wear it well!
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« Reply #7 on: July 24, 2007 09:03:25 AM »

well, you definatly don't look like a drag queen. I love it, it is so cute and so flattering on you. I can't wait to see your next dress.
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« Reply #8 on: July 24, 2007 09:21:32 AM »

That's really beautiful. Inspiring. Might have to try that one myself!
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« Reply #9 on: July 24, 2007 11:52:18 AM »

I wish I could make clothes that fit me as well as this dress fits you...it looks beautiful. I'm sure the second one will be just as pretty!
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