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smudgeness
« on: June 29, 2009 02:23:45 PM »


I bought a sheet at a yard sale for $1, and made it into this dress! So here is my one dollar dress. I used this (http://www.burdastyle.com/howto/show/65 )tutorial with a few modifications, I shortened the sleeve and cut and sewed the shoulder seems to make a shorter dress. Also I sewed elastic at the waist instead of making a belt.



I also sewed a few pleats at the neck so it wouldn't be off the shoulder.


When I make this dress again I will probably make the neck opening a ton smaller and maybe make it into a normal tank dress style instead of with sleeves. This dress was kind of therapy sewing, I'm going through a tough break up.
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MissJessica
« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2009 02:25:15 PM »

I like the dress-- it looks like the right combination of comfy and cute. Sorry to hear about your break up Sad Just keep sewing!
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supercosmiclizey
« Reply #2 on: July 01, 2009 05:04:16 AM »

awesome! nice find on the sheet, and the dress looks grand, sort of has this vintage feel to it, but not in a tacky 80s way...
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miss_mad_hatter
« Reply #3 on: July 02, 2009 01:41:46 AM »

Cute! Love the print. Therapy sewing is the best =)
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