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« on: December 08, 2008 08:25:53 PM »

So once again I decided to make my homecoming dress. This time my mom and dad helped me sew it on the machine and I sewed up some parts, such as the lace neck and zipper bottom by hand. This was SUCH a challenge. We started three nights before the dance and worked only during the nights. I went to the dance with an hour of sleep left.

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My date and I:

(I had to make his tie fifteen minutes before he came to pick me up due to a huge misunderstanding lol. And for the first time making a tie, it turned out great. He kept saying how I MADE his outfit so cool and he called me Ashley Armani. lol And everywhere I went at the dance everyone kept complimenting me on how I made my date's tie. He had gone off boasting to everyone he saw xD he's so cute.)

Here you can see the lace neck a bit clearer:


An action shot of the circle-skirt. (lol I'm known for my large bow belts and circle skirts around the school dances)


Our group:


And my date's best friend won a spot in the Homecoming court Cheesy


Thanks for looking!  Wink
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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2008 08:52:09 PM »

Your dress looks super classy.  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2008 09:05:22 PM »

I LOVE the giant bow! It's adorable and the whole dress is beautiful!
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« Reply #3 on: December 09, 2008 06:02:20 AM »

the color and the bow are amazing!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: December 09, 2008 11:43:01 AM »

I love the lace top, i'm thinking of making either a shirt or a dress using that kind of an idea. Sexy but not naked. LOVE.
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« Reply #5 on: December 09, 2008 10:19:09 PM »

Thanks for all of the love, everyone!  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: December 11, 2008 07:06:40 PM »

way cute! I love the action shots!
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