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Topic: Extremely Easy Greek Chiton Babydoll (pic. heavy) *** Now with tutorial  (Read 19002 times)
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« Reply #10 on: September 29, 2007 09:23:32 AM »

Very cool, thanks for the tutorial! Did you use any type of material or does it matter? I have tons of cotton and I'd love to make some of these out of that.
I used a stretch material, but I don't think it will matter as in the Greek times they used linen. So cotton should work.
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« Reply #11 on: September 30, 2007 03:01:48 PM »

This reminds me of some of the costumes from the movie Troy. They had some really awesome looking stuff with indigo designs on them. It kind of inspires me to bust out with some dyes and fabric and my sewing machine.
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« Reply #12 on: November 12, 2010 05:02:02 AM »

Thank you so much for the tutorial! So simple and easy to follow Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: November 12, 2010 09:08:44 AM »

If you mean cotton as in cotton muslin I think it will not give the same drape as this. You need something that has no stiffness or it will pouf and not drape, that's why a knit jersey would look fantastic. Great job with this, it wouldbe super cute with a oversize neckline and some denim leggings.
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« Reply #14 on: November 14, 2010 07:14:53 PM »

Huh, I'm going to mess about with this since you can kind of experiment with pins and not have to commit too much as far as cutting or sewing the fabric.  It's a pretty cool jumping off point for alot of ideas.
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« Reply #15 on: January 31, 2011 10:44:40 AM »

Love it! I need to try this  Cheesy
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« Reply #16 on: February 01, 2011 05:36:33 AM »

this is just what i have been looking for as i have move to aussie and it is soooo hot here at the mo and this will be perfect..... now all i need is the husband home to look after the kids so i can hit the shops for some material. thanks heaps for the tute:)
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« Reply #17 on: February 02, 2011 10:26:21 AM »

I love this! I will definitely make one too Smiley Thanks for the tut
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« Reply #18 on: February 05, 2011 04:06:52 PM »

Is that the wide or the narrow version?

And what exactly did you do with the string on the straps?

This looks great!
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