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GirlOutlaw
« on: April 08, 2008 10:24:58 PM »

So I just rented Sweeney Todd  and have become infatuated with the bathing costumes that are worn during the song, "By The Sea". I have a local festival coming up in July and costumes are the rage. I would love to make Mrs. Lovett's bathing costume. But.....1) I have no pattern 2) I have no stills or reference pictures. Can anyone help me out with this? And does anyone want to do a sew-a-long?

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colarific
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2008 11:06:31 PM »

ooo! So I haven't seen the movie, but I'm going to see it on stage next week! I'll let ya know!
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« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2008 12:37:58 AM »

I love this movie. I captured some stills.

back view


full view


closer


close up


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some day I'd like to make - maybe a more modern version of the striped dress. So yummy!


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« Reply #3 on: April 09, 2008 07:13:50 AM »

Looks like you already have some pictures!  But here are some more
from the wonderful Costumer's Guide
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« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2008 07:51:26 AM »

Oh my god the costumes in this movie were amazing. I wanted pretty much every one of her outfits. I loooove the stripey one too.
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GirlOutlaw
« Reply #5 on: April 09, 2008 08:53:16 AM »

THANK YOU ALL!!!!!
I can't wait to get started....now about a pattern....I will have to look around but i think i can modify something......
 Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: April 09, 2008 11:55:01 AM »

I love her bathing suit too! I'd love to know if anyone has a patten as well! I'd be in on a craft-a-long!
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« Reply #7 on: April 09, 2008 12:02:51 PM »

http://www.folkwear.com/253.html

It is not exact but it is close. 
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squidget
« Reply #8 on: April 09, 2008 01:28:56 PM »

Thanks that's awesome! Shocked
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GirlOutlaw
« Reply #9 on: April 10, 2008 01:31:12 PM »

http://www.folkwear.com/253.html

It is not exact but it is close. 

thanks! I think that this pattern will work with just a little tweaking.

You would have to alter:
Collar
Front Neckline
Waist of Shirt
Add belt detail
Cuffs on bloomers

not bad really...I wonder how fast they ship their patterns? Anyone ever order from them before?
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