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« on: November 06, 2008 06:58:24 AM »

Before Halloween I was approached by the nicest person I have met for sewing commissions!  She is in a band and they wanted to be "Legends" for halloween.  This means they would all dress up as rock'n'roll legends.  She wanted to be Freddy Mercury and sent me photo after photo!  It was clear she wanted something pretty precise, but I am always up to the challenge!

Here are some pics which she sent and is allowing me to keep & use! (yey! Thanks!)

I altered an existing jacket and pants, added all the trim and buckles and etc.  I even made the bias tape and the belt!





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« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2008 12:08:40 PM »

wow awesome!
my sister is gonna love this!

amazing work
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« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2008 09:09:17 PM »

wow awesome!
my sister is gonna love this!

amazing work

Thanks so much, I really appreciate that!
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« Reply #3 on: October 27, 2009 07:08:09 PM »

Very sweet! Freddy is the ultimate "Legend", and you did him well Smiley
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He smells good, he really does! He smells like root beer.
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« Reply #4 on: October 31, 2009 09:10:39 AM »

Great work!  Freddy is a great costume idea, esp for a woman in drag and there's no mistaking who she is.
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