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necolde
« on: April 03, 2008 11:14:18 AM »

Hi I'm new to sewing and this is my first project. I got a free sewing machine from craigslist last week, so experimenting on it.  I made this dress from a black twin flat sheet from walmart that u get for under 3$.  Grin 

The skirt part is a  circular skirt and the top part i just drew on the cloth looking at another dress. it opens in the front like a shirt dress. i'm using safety pins right now. will put buttons once i figure out how to sew button holes. I've tried a collar like thingy. Its a bit loose for me and fit is not very good.  Undecided what do u think? honest opinions and criticism r welcome.   ::)thanks for looking.

Thanks for the comments.  Smiley I added buttons from another dress and removed the collar and attached a bigger one. it looks really good now  Cool ( at least i feel so  Wink)
the collar was a trapezoid shape that i attached to the back neck and a little to the front side.
i did not use any patterns.
« Last Edit: April 22, 2008 11:41:47 AM by necolde » THIS ROCKS   Logged
musickangel21205
« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2008 01:10:11 PM »

wow very cool.  did u use a pattern? nice job!
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pandamae
« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2008 07:50:17 PM »

simply beautiful.
i would buy that
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My mom told me i could run with scissors if i wanted to.
pandamae
« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2008 04:28:55 PM »

oh man...it looked so good the way it was!!!
i mean it still looks good.
but it looked better before.
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My mom told me i could run with scissors if i wanted to.
necolde
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2008 07:58:23 PM »

oh Sad do u think so? may be its the diff. color buttons  Huh
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