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« on: February 18, 2009 07:47:51 AM »

I finally am able to post pictures, and I've been waiting to post the major project I worked on during the fall last year.  My friend got married on Halloween, and knew exactly what her dress should look like.  However, it seems that no bridal shop carried what she wanted, so I volunteered to make it.  It was fun.  We bought 2 different patterns to get the look she wanted, and we went from there. 
When I actually got to start sewing the dress, I didn't have a functional machine, so it was totally hand-sewn.

I also made the veil, but that was sort of an afterthought.
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« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2009 07:54:14 AM »

wow, 100% hand sewn wedding dress!  what a lucky bride!  it's amazing!
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« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2009 08:25:47 AM »

oh wow!  you have alot of patience to hand sew that fabric.  And lots of love for your friend!

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« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2009 09:00:48 AM »

thats a beautiful dress!

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« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2009 09:02:28 AM »

WOW!  Its really beautiful, I would NEVER have the patience to make something like that

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« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2009 09:56:22 AM »

I thought that sewing a wedding dress was a big thing. but i wound never think there trere is somebody that crazy to hand sew it! :O great job! your friend looks very beautiful in it!
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« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2009 11:33:13 AM »

Very beautiful! I got married on Halloween too! Anyway, you did a great job. I bet your friend just loved it.

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« Reply #7 on: February 19, 2009 07:40:53 PM »

I thought that sewing a wedding dress was a big thing. but i wound never think there trere is somebody that crazy to hand sew it! :O great job! your friend looks very beautiful in it!
Haha, I didn't think it was crazy...that's how I work with projects.  I jump in with both feet and don't realize that it was "impossible" until after it's done!  Thank you all for the love!

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« Reply #8 on: February 21, 2009 08:47:43 AM »

What a great job you did! It looks really nice! You must be the best friend there is!
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