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Topic: American Apparel Le Sac dress WITH TUTORIAL! [photo obese, 12 LARGE picutres]  (Read 51700 times)
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« Reply #10 on: June 02, 2009 08:16:26 AM »

They look great and you did a really good job with the tutorial.
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« Reply #11 on: June 02, 2009 08:33:26 AM »

I like!

So AA uses a lycra based fabric, but it looks like you got good results with other types of fabric?  I wonder how jersey would do? 


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« Reply #12 on: June 02, 2009 09:25:51 AM »

I have always wanted one of these dresses but I never wanted to pay so much for it. Thanks for the tutorial, this is going on my list of things to make.
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« Reply #13 on: June 02, 2009 09:27:31 AM »

Can i ask what type of fabrics you used? I assumed you'd need stretch fabrics to make the dress, but yours appear woven and work just as well.

Can't wait to try it myself!
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« Reply #14 on: June 02, 2009 10:11:22 AM »

This is the type of Le Sac I can get behind!
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« Reply #15 on: June 02, 2009 10:16:06 AM »

Thanks for the instructions, I'm going to try this for sure.
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« Reply #16 on: June 02, 2009 10:19:32 AM »

<3

I've never seen one of these before (Yes, I'm out of the loop) but now I REALLY want to make one!!!
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« Reply #17 on: June 02, 2009 11:00:46 AM »

<3

I've never seen one of these before (Yes, I'm out of the loop) but now I REALLY want to make one!!!

me too!  Thanks for the tutorial, nicely done.  I've got some rayon lying around that would work great for this.  Smiley
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« Reply #18 on: June 02, 2009 11:59:18 AM »

Oh man! I've been lusting after this dress and never thought to just make one, thanks for the tute!
I might be a little confused though, when you talk about roughly 30 inches do you mean that's the length of the dress? And I'm multiplying my chest measurement by 1 and 3/4? Argh. I can't follow simple instructions sometimes, I apologize.
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« Reply #19 on: June 02, 2009 01:05:03 PM »

Mouse

I had a time figuring this out this morning too, but then my brain perkalated with coffee and it came to me lol.

The 30" is the length, so you can make it longer or shorter, your choice.  The 1 3/4 would be your measurements plus 3/4", for example if your measurements are 36" then you would take 36"*1.75 for a total of 63".
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