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Ninja_Poo
« on: August 28, 2008 11:46:46 AM »

I was at the California State Fair last week for the first (and hopefully last - that place is expensive!!) time, and I was stuffing my face with cotton candy when inspiration struck me.
This skirt isn't made primarily from scraps - I actually went out and purchased fabric for this one (yay me!)  But I think it still counts as a reconstruction because the base of the skirt is a vintage half-slip.




Close-up of my favorite detail, I'm so proud of the beading XD:


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Here are some additional close-ups:



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« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2008 11:50:50 AM »

Very sweet! Good job.
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« Reply #2 on: August 28, 2008 11:51:40 AM »

How much time did you put into it?  It looks so detailed and very well crafted.  Kudos!
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« Reply #3 on: August 28, 2008 11:55:21 AM »

Thank you thank you XD.
I think I spent about three days more or less non-stop working on this skirt.  It was way more fiddly than any other skirt I've made because I wanted the strips of fabric to be thinner so I could get as many different textures on the skirt as possible...If that makes any sense  Tongue
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« Reply #4 on: August 28, 2008 12:16:18 PM »

Ohh that is beautiful.
You really did a fantastic job with it and I definitely see the resemblance to cotton candy.
I would wear that with much pride, ahh I want it! =]

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« Reply #5 on: August 28, 2008 12:45:52 PM »

JFSFJSAFDSFSDWEWSDC
I want it!!!
its so freaking adorable!
XD
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« Reply #6 on: August 28, 2008 12:46:14 PM »

So cute! Your attention to detail is amazing.
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« Reply #7 on: August 28, 2008 01:10:51 PM »

I LOVE the color, texture, and the layering!! More close-ups please!! Grin
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« Reply #8 on: August 28, 2008 01:15:17 PM »

le sigh...*jealous of your mad skillz* haha you are so good at this type of skirt! oh and im in love with your shirt too;)
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« Reply #9 on: August 28, 2008 01:29:09 PM »

le sigh...*jealous of your mad skillz* haha you are so good at this type of skirt! oh and im in love with your shirt too;)

Gosh I'm blushing now  Grin.
And as for the shirt, I got it found it when I took my little sister back-to-school shopping, she didn't like it so I snagged it XD
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