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punka
« on: August 05, 2007 11:29:31 AM »

Just a quicky... found this lovely print top in the sales and bought it even tho I knew it would look grim on (too much boob and hips)... And it did!:



So after humming and ha-ing for a while I attacked it with some scissors, sewed up the mess and got this:


The sewing round the top is a real mess (forgot to check the tension on my machine before I started) but I'm stupidly proud of my first 'proper' recon.
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« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2007 12:02:40 PM »

Very nice recon! I think it looks so much cuter as a skirt!  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: August 05, 2007 12:08:58 PM »

way to be creative! Looks great!
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« Reply #3 on: August 05, 2007 12:40:39 PM »

I think it looks much better as a skirt. Good reuse of a garment with cool fabric.
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Kimmipoo
« Reply #4 on: August 05, 2007 08:14:11 PM »

I agree with JBear.. much better as a skirt.  Good job
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whatthepuck
« Reply #5 on: August 06, 2007 08:44:32 AM »

It looks great as a skirt. I love the fabric. I have similar skirt that's purple.
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Mrsbookie
« Reply #6 on: August 06, 2007 01:08:06 PM »

Very nice!!  The design was very cool as a shirt but I thinks it ten times better as a skirt!
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punka
« Reply #7 on: August 06, 2007 01:18:00 PM »

Thanks everyone! Really appreciate the feedback Grin
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Mrsbookie
« Reply #8 on: August 06, 2007 04:25:53 PM »

I forgot, You have very nice legs!!  woo woo! ha
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punka
« Reply #9 on: August 07, 2007 06:16:49 AM »

*blush* why thank you MrsB.  Cheesy
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