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caitmonster
« on: April 17, 2009 12:44:29 AM »

Gah, I had this post ready to go and then my computer went a little crazy and erased it, so I'll try again...

I've played with a few 3XL shirts I got from threadless, but this is the first one I've gotten several pictures of once making it into a dress, and I'm pretty unsure about it, so I thought I'd post it and see what you guys think about it.

Realize that I started this around midnight, on a whim and kind of randomly went along until I had the final piece and I took some really crappy pictures, woot! Um, I'm pretty tired, so going to bed as soon as I post this.





Comments and constructive criticism are more than welcome. I know the seams don't match up like they should, but I'm a total beginner with this stuff... so, just lemme know what you think :} Thanks!


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« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2009 01:56:10 AM »

Very creative, but I think you should wear pasties.
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« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2009 06:09:26 AM »

I think it looks great!
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« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2009 06:46:57 AM »

I think what you did in the back looks really good, and is smart!
I always hate skirts/dresses that feel like your bum's going to fall out if you lean forward even a little. The way yours v's definitely will keep that from happening. I may have to try to do that myself next time I make something.

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« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2009 07:25:54 AM »

thats a really cute dress.  well done!
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« Reply #5 on: April 17, 2009 07:29:52 AM »

adorable, I love the back as well! but i agree there is some nipplage going on :S might wanna do something about that before you wear it in public. haha
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« Reply #6 on: April 17, 2009 08:26:05 AM »

Yeah I had realized there was a nipple issue that would have to be taken care of before going out in it - but I was so tired I didn't realize it came across in the photos too. Crap, lol. Nothing that can't be fixed with a bandeau or something. *shrug* Thanks for the feedback :}
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« Reply #7 on: April 17, 2009 08:31:21 AM »

I think its cute , I really like the pointy hem in the back ! great job
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« Reply #8 on: April 23, 2009 01:22:55 PM »

I love love loooooove how you did this.  Is there any way you would be willing to do a quick how-to??  I'm pretty sure I've got the gist of it, but would love to see just how you cut the original tee.

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« Reply #9 on: April 24, 2009 02:01:00 PM »

I love the light feel of the dress - it's perfect for spring/summer!
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