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mrswendy
« on: January 02, 2008 03:18:49 PM »

So we decided very last minute to go to New York for the Dresden Dolls Masquerade Ball on new years eve I wanted to look spectacular but had no time to make a whole ball gown so I took an old bridesmaid dress I had lying around and a vinyl skirt I had made years ago put them together and threw a cute corset that was store bought on top, the result....... Fabulous ball gown for $0.
no picture of the dress before but here it is after I did some minor adjustments

front of the gown

side

back

close ups


no action shots because someone else took the pictures and I have yet to get them but we had a great time and the dress was perfect!!
comments and questions welcome  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2008 03:39:02 PM »

I love it! Very creative and flattering!
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« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2008 04:05:37 PM »

What a transformation!  I hope you share the action shots, I bet you were the belle of the ball!
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« Reply #3 on: January 02, 2008 04:22:40 PM »

All I can say is WOW.  That is Freaking Gorgeous.  I wanna see action shots. Please?Huh
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« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2008 06:27:27 PM »

OMG!!!
It looks sooo hot!
I want one o these!
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Fantastic job!
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« Reply #5 on: January 04, 2008 07:46:47 PM »

Dresden Dolls, eh? How was it? Smiley
Very cute dress <33
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« Reply #6 on: January 04, 2008 09:02:36 PM »

perfection.
loveee it.
omgg.
dresden dolls.
as in....the band/ musical artist what ever they are...
Huh
i <3 them.
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« Reply #7 on: January 06, 2008 08:26:56 AM »

It's AMAZING! WOW Grin
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« Reply #8 on: January 06, 2008 10:52:55 AM »

it's beautiful! first of all when i was reading the description i was like "whatttttttttt?", couldnt understand how it would look good. but then the pictures were stunning.
action shots would be fantastic =]
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« Reply #9 on: January 07, 2008 05:19:06 AM »

Thanks guys I am still impatiently waiting on action shots and if I don't get them soon I may just throw the dress back on and take pictures myself!

Dresden Dolls, eh? How was it? Smiley
Very cute dress <33

The show was awesome lots to see, many really cool performers and of course Amanda and Brian were fabulous as always!
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