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kokosnooten
« on: April 26, 2008 03:08:51 AM »

Last summer I did this henna tattoo on my sister and I really fell in love with the motif.
 


so I decided to make a skirt with the peacock on. So I took an old bed sheet and turned it into a skirt on which I painted the peacock =) I really love how the skirt turned out <3


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« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2008 03:24:16 AM »

NICE!
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« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2008 03:25:14 AM »

oh wow impressed by your patience with henna! and i love the skirt. cute skirt and beautiful peacock with shimmery buttons.

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« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2008 04:06:46 AM »

thats really cool did you have some kind of stencil thing or was it free hand? either way tis very beautiful
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« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2008 05:30:02 AM »

super!

i love the bird
and you did a pretty good job with the tattoo as well Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: April 26, 2008 06:31:57 AM »

thats a lovely design and it looks fantastic on the skirt!
well done
looks wonderful =]
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« Reply #6 on: April 26, 2008 08:14:15 AM »

that's a gorgeous design, and the skirt looks great!
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« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2008 08:59:52 AM »

Wow.  love it, love it, love it! 
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« Reply #8 on: April 26, 2008 12:50:45 PM »

Very pretty! It looks embroidered...what kind of paint did you use?
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« Reply #9 on: April 26, 2008 01:24:59 PM »

That's so beautiful!  The simplicity of the skirt really showcases the beauty of the design you painted.  I love it!
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« Reply #10 on: April 26, 2008 06:38:06 PM »

That's beautiful! It turned out wonderful!!!
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« Reply #11 on: April 26, 2008 08:33:14 PM »

wow that does look cute. Both a seamstress and an artist!  Fab combination!
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« Reply #12 on: April 27, 2008 02:57:04 AM »

Very pretty! It looks embroidered...what kind of paint did you use?

I actually dont really know what kind of paint it was. I wanted to do this and my mum had some paint for textikes at home which she wasnt using so I got it from her...

thats really cool did you have some kind of stencil thing or was it free hand? either way tis very beautiful

this was free hand  =)
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« Reply #13 on: April 27, 2008 05:45:45 AM »

That's really beautiful and I love the design. It looks very well made too. Good job.  Grin Grin Grin
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« Reply #14 on: April 27, 2008 06:14:03 AM »

That's perfect for summer Smiley
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« Reply #15 on: April 27, 2008 08:38:00 AM »

its beautiful, i love the white with the dark embroidery and pretty buttons--it all goes together very nicely.
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« Reply #16 on: April 27, 2008 08:42:42 AM »

WHOA, sweet skirt.
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