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Topic: Barbies all about the glitter dot, right? Now with action shot!  (Read 2796 times)
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« on: June 26, 2008 04:10:59 PM »

So I went out to a Gothic/industrial club for there anti-goth party... Smiley 
Fun right!!  But everything I have is kinda goth/industrial..  expt this great big pink skirt I got a goodwill for $3 a while back..
So I needed to come up with a idea to use that.  So I decided to go as Barbie... how anti-goth is that! I even had a Blondie long wig..
I made this fashion corset in about a day., (mind you I woke up in CT, and started it at a friends house, drove home to Mass, finished it and went to the club)..
I thought it looked kinda Barbie... I mean... Barbie is all about the Glitter Dot fabrics right?? 

My friend just sent me a photo taken from the club, and yes this is the only photo I have of that night.  I had to cut my friend out of the photo due to the fact that she would kill me..  but here you have it:

Simplicity pattern # 5006 was used, but changes had to be made, I'm 100 lbs, and a A cup..  (also its not the best finishing job, I was in a rush to get to the club)
so do you thing Barbie would have worn it?
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« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2008 04:21:34 PM »

Wow! I bet it looked awesome with the pink poofy skirt. Smiley I like... especially for a rush job

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« Reply #2 on: June 26, 2008 04:24:35 PM »

barbie would so wear that! not only does it look great, it's so sophistcatedly kitschy i would wear it.
and an anti-goth-party now how cool's that.
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« Reply #3 on: June 26, 2008 04:37:31 PM »

 Grin Barbie did wear that....in the 80's Roll Eyes Great job!

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« Reply #4 on: June 26, 2008 05:01:48 PM »

I love it!  Can we have some action shots?

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« Reply #5 on: June 26, 2008 05:33:37 PM »

yes action shots!!

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« Reply #6 on: June 26, 2008 07:19:06 PM »

WOW that is fantastic! I def. think Barbie would approve Smiley

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« Reply #7 on: June 26, 2008 09:16:52 PM »

Nice, good job!! Im going to try my hand at those soon.

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« Reply #8 on: June 27, 2008 08:52:42 PM »

That's awesome. It's so barbie-esque and yet so not. Great job! It doesn't look like you rushed at all. I would wear that...not just as a barbie costume.

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« Reply #9 on: June 28, 2008 07:04:03 AM »

yup looks like barbie  gear.... but prettier than barbie...
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