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« Reply #410 on: May 03, 2009 10:11:03 AM »

Sweetheart, I can't believe you would care a single second about any negative feedback someone gave you about this skirt. You made it because you love it. Just because not everyone would wear it doesn't mean anything at all. It's a huge accomplishment and a stunning one at that. If everyone stopped making things they loved just because they got some criticism for it, would there be any artists left? The wonderful thing about showing the fruits of your labor to people like us is that we understand exactly what went into making that one of a kind beauty and appreciate and respect it even if it's not something we'd wear ourselves. Your skirt is awesome, revel in your accomplishment!
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« Reply #411 on: May 04, 2009 06:47:38 PM »

Oh my goodness - that is an amazing skirt!  I love it!!  I have always wanted to make on for myself, but I am no where near ready to take on something like that.

Put your skirt on, hold your head up high and twirl away knowing you made a totally kick butt piece of art.

My hats off to you.  You have inspired me to start collecting fabrics for my own.  I hope some day my skills will be close to yours!
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« Reply #412 on: May 05, 2009 07:57:57 AM »

I don't understand why some people feel the need to be so negative. I own a ridiculous skirt that is so huge (somewhat like yours but not near as colourful and pretty) that it nearly filled a room when I twiz. I like to twiz, and anyone who doesn't like it I feed to my eternal skirt. ;-)

I really want to try to make something like yours now. I'm in awe of it. I really bet it's fun to twiz in it. I'm going to collect bits of fabric now. ^^
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« Reply #413 on: May 05, 2009 08:32:45 AM »

this is the most beautiful thing in the world!!!!!
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« Reply #414 on: May 05, 2009 08:54:54 AM »

This skirt is beautiful, wow! Who cares if it is impractical, it is beautiful, and I bet it is a lot of fun to wear. I would LOVE to have a skirt like that to dance in...I need to get myself a sewing machine!

Wondeful job! Cheesy
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« Reply #415 on: May 05, 2009 12:20:15 PM »

i just wanted to say that i love your skirt and that i really admire you for being able to make something that requires so much concentration, it's gorgeous.
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« Reply #416 on: May 06, 2009 01:16:10 AM »

the skirt is beautiful..great job
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« Reply #417 on: May 07, 2009 01:30:16 PM »

That skirt is absolutely stunning.  I know that's been said before, but I had to put in my two cents' worth too.  The colors are so amazing and vibrant!  What beautiful work.

I don't know if anyone else mentioned this, but I'm thinking if you pulled it up over your bust and belted it it could also make a really stunning strapless summer dress!  I'm imagining with the circle skirt and a belted waist, it might even have a very retro 50's silhouette.  I could just imagine you wearing it as a strapless dress to a summer wedding.  Gorgeous!
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« Reply #418 on: May 07, 2009 08:58:48 PM »

Oh my wow, it is so pretty!
you did an awesome job!
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« Reply #419 on: May 07, 2009 09:27:39 PM »

That is wonderful adorable and I want it!
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