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Topic: Summer dress goodness made from vintage fabric found at thrift store.  (Read 3237 times)
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« on: April 06, 2008 10:04:07 AM »

I found this really great fabric from the thrift store and had it forever before deciding to make this dress! I love it! My best friend had to help me with the back and making the bust fit properly and all because I am smaller than my dressmaker. It isn't fully zipped on the dress maker either. It actually zips up to the slant. No pics of me wearing it yet, maybe when it gets warmer! There is a trim around the outer edge but I removed the bow after taking the pic cause I didn't like the way it looked.


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« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2008 10:39:38 AM »

This is so pretty! Love the fabric, and how you accented with the trim.
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« Reply #2 on: April 06, 2008 10:40:31 AM »

Wow! Great fabric, great trim. You really did the fabric justice  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: April 06, 2008 10:59:51 AM »

it's adorable!
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« Reply #4 on: April 06, 2008 11:08:37 AM »

I <3love<3 it =)
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« Reply #5 on: April 06, 2008 03:20:41 PM »

Very cute!
I wish I could find nice vintage fabric at my thrift store. ;P
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« Reply #6 on: April 06, 2008 09:47:04 PM »

great job... i love the bolor brown so obviously im loving this. Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: April 06, 2008 10:09:25 PM »

aww very sweet I love the ribbon straps and the fabric pattern
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« Reply #8 on: April 07, 2008 07:22:06 AM »

You did a really nice job on it, it looks awesome!  Good find on the fabric, every once in awhile I get some good things from the thift stores too. 
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« Reply #9 on: April 09, 2008 01:39:25 PM »

I like your dress, I also love to look in my local thrift stores for vintage fabric. Very nice.
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