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Topic: Sad Suit to Ruffle-y cute  (Read 55662 times)
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« Reply #40 on: December 06, 2007 11:59:40 AM »

Wow. I never would have been able to see something so schweet in something so fugly.
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« Reply #41 on: December 06, 2007 12:44:55 PM »

it's pin-up mobster girl, i adore it!
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« Reply #42 on: December 06, 2007 01:45:42 PM »

That's so adorable and super flattering! It looks great on you!!!
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« Reply #43 on: December 06, 2007 02:27:36 PM »

Haha, you're a ruffle butt Cheesy

I love it, so cute. Much much better than the original Cheesy
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« Reply #44 on: December 06, 2007 03:08:54 PM »

that is really cute and looks good on you
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« Reply #45 on: December 06, 2007 03:18:00 PM »

holy freaking moly!   1) I'm in love with your new suit - flat out stunning, incredibly creative and stunning! I know I'm gushing, but jeezopeez!    Couture from a thrift store find...

2) YOU LOOK MAHVELOUS in it!    

I'm just blown away and ROCKIN' IT!
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« Reply #46 on: December 06, 2007 03:41:37 PM »

Awww, thanks everyone for the kind comments!  I wasn't sure if anyone could appreciate a big butt of ruffles as much as I do... I just love Craftster people!


In the Before pics, you are camera-shy then AFTER you are striking America's Next Top Model poses wearing your hot new outfit.
Cheesy I'm still terrified in the after pics, but I was just too happy with it to care!


I would make one teeny tiny change.  In the first pic, the armholes from the front appear maybe an inch to an inch and a half too broad. It isn't that obvious, since your hands are on your hips, I just mean that they could be cut a little bit narrower behind the lapel and you would get a smoother fit when you drop your arms. 

/\ Oh! Thanks so much for the suggestion!  I can see what you mean.  This was my first try at reconstructing a jacket-type thing, and to be honest, armholes and sleeves are my kryptonite. (part of the reason why I picked a suit without sleeves  Wink )  I will take your advice and try slimming down the sides a little bit since I'm sure it would look better.  hopefully I'll be able to alter it without messing it up too much!
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« Reply #47 on: December 06, 2007 04:14:33 PM »

this is freakin awesome!
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« Reply #48 on: December 06, 2007 04:22:25 PM »

Adorable!
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« Reply #49 on: December 06, 2007 04:51:37 PM »

Wow that is SO cute!
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