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« on: March 10, 2009 01:55:13 AM »

I made this dress the other day. I' moderately pleased with it, I'm new to the whole sewingbusiness and still learning.

What do you think?

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« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2009 05:05:42 AM »

That is so cute and flattering!  You look lovely in the cream/beige tones of this dress.  Is the brown cluster of flowers a pin or sewn on?  Great job!

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« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2009 05:31:56 AM »

Thank you Cheesy 
- I really do love those colours and think they're kind of "springy".

The brown cluster is actually an elastic band with spangels and gauze (I dont know if that is the usual words for it I had to look it up in my dictionary, hehe Roll Eyes) and I was going to use it as a belt but it didnt look good at all, so I sewed it together like a rose and attached it to the dress.

For now I have sewn it on with a few light stitches, but I am considering getting a safety-pin backing on it:)

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« Reply #3 on: March 10, 2009 07:41:01 AM »

Looks great! Love the flower too!

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« Reply #4 on: March 10, 2009 12:56:36 PM »

Wow, I love the cut and color choice! It looks fabulous!  Smiley

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