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« on: February 25, 2008 03:42:53 PM »

I made this skirt. I would normally applique the front panel with the scene, but I wanted to challenge myself and do it all in patchwork. I used corduroy for the sides, and I was trying to upload more photos, but it would not let me. Sad Oh well, at least I got this one loaded!! And now my scrap bin is a little thinner on blue! Smiley  Cheesy I made the dress on the little girl too, but that was a long time ago!



I had to cut my head out of the photo, because I was shocked to see how old I am! Sad I am also a little shy to wear this out! Smiley I am thinking it would be fun to wear to the farmers market though! I was originally intending to make it for the hometown represent challenge, but we have only lived here for such a short time, and I don't quite feel "at home" yet! Smiley

I got another picture to upload:

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« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2008 04:00:47 PM »

Gorgeous!! I love that idea - it's wearable art! I would totally wear something like that!
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« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2008 05:26:01 PM »

Its gorgeous, and what a great conversation starter.  I'm sure a ton of people would come up to you to tell you how awesome it is!!!!
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« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2008 07:35:38 PM »

Wow, that's beautiful!  I think you should wear it everywhere, but that's just my opinion.  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: February 26, 2008 05:57:14 PM »

Thank you all for your nice compliments. Smiley
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