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Topic: Little girls' dress into Skirt for the SEAS! PICTURESSSS!!!!  (Read 12924 times)
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« on: June 03, 2009 08:38:38 AM »

This is my first clothing post! I've been lurking for like, two years. I love crafting, but I never make anything that I like enough to post.

SO. Here goes...



I found this dress at Goodwill. I tried it on. It was kid sized. I got stuck in it... and ripped it. OH NO! I felt terrible! So, I decided to buy it. While I was struggling to get myself out of it, I had a great idea: I would turn it into a high waisted skirt!

I moved the zipper, added some bais tape, and VOILA! A SKIRT WORTHY OF THE SEA!



Here's a detail of the heart buttons.



And the skirt on me!



Yay! I did it! First successful recon! Thanks for looking!!!! What do you think?
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« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2009 08:52:45 AM »

oh gosh! thats AWESOME!!!


i'm going to have to start searching the little girls section of the thrift store now!! Grin


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« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2009 09:10:53 AM »

That is really cute!
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« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2009 09:14:01 AM »

Really well done!
I love it!
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« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2009 09:15:12 AM »

oh my! very navy-sailor-esk!

very pretty Smiley and classy~
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« Reply #5 on: June 03, 2009 09:42:31 AM »

Thank you! 
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« Reply #6 on: June 03, 2009 09:48:39 AM »

Omg- this is tooooooo cute!
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« Reply #7 on: June 03, 2009 10:25:37 AM »

That looks amazing!
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« Reply #8 on: June 03, 2009 12:49:30 PM »

That is a great recon! The skirt looks amazing.
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« Reply #9 on: June 03, 2009 04:05:14 PM »

You did a great job!  Love the final result, and it fits you perfectly.
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