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Topic: My gown that drove me craaaaazy..........***Edited with tut info***  (Read 7278 times)
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« on: September 12, 2008 01:29:07 PM »

I decided to make a gown for my son's Bar Mitzvah. I decided to make it because the modest options out there are just not options at all . Well this gown was going to be the end of me i must of fit it 100 times. In the end i liked it but it was tight across the back once i added the sleeves. I used a basic new style pattern and added length and sleeves. I couldn't decide do i love this gown or did a cupcake throw up all over me.
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« Reply #1 on: September 12, 2008 01:33:57 PM »

Wow.  I think it's great, even if you had fitting issues.  The neckline is so beautiful and complex.  I tell you, the last thing I think is "modest", which is usually my first thought with snius clothing!   Grin
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« Reply #2 on: September 12, 2008 01:37:16 PM »

I think it makes you look super classy without being overdressed or underdressed if you KWIM.

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« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2008 01:41:43 PM »

Sheva

It turned out amazing! The color is perfect for your coloring. Mazel tov again!

Oh, and good Shabbos! Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: September 12, 2008 01:50:16 PM »

I think it's lovely! You look wonderful! And no a cup cake did not throw up on you. Unless it was a very sophisticated and classy cupcake. Wink I'm sorry it was such a pain though. I can only hope I can make a dress that lovely someday.
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« Reply #5 on: September 12, 2008 02:00:17 PM »

I think your gown is beautiful! And your son looks very sharp in his suit  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: September 12, 2008 02:06:12 PM »

Sheva,
Very shtaddy!  You look stunning!  Mazal tov on the dress and the Bar Mitzvah---
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« Reply #7 on: September 12, 2008 02:06:12 PM »

I love it! I would so totally wear one in tea-length.
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« Reply #8 on: September 12, 2008 02:13:17 PM »

That is so gorgeous...  Cool
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« Reply #9 on: September 12, 2008 02:16:03 PM »

man, that dress just knocked me in the back of the head with it's fabulousness....
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