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Shalyn
« on: June 29, 2009 03:21:20 PM »

I designed and hand-sewed this as intended as a 'going away' dress for my wedding, before I figured out that I wouldn't have a chance to change into and use it that day.  I still love it, though I intend to fix the back of the skirt as I'm not a fan of that at all.

The lace and the arrangement thereof were taken from an old slip.

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plummy
« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2009 03:33:27 PM »

very pretty!  weddings are quite hectic though, aren't they?  haha, i thought i would actually have a chance to relax...save the dress for another occasion though!  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2009 03:35:26 PM »

That is so pretty!
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brenlo
« Reply #3 on: June 29, 2009 06:32:50 PM »

Ooo it's so lovely, I think it would look great with some short gloves!
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duckiedarling
« Reply #4 on: June 30, 2009 06:28:42 PM »

Definitely keep it on hand! Maybe you can wear it on your honeymoon. As for the back, I don't know why you'd want to change it. The bow and closure look great!
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« Reply #5 on: July 07, 2009 11:23:14 AM »

Your things are so pretty and feminine. I love this.
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« Reply #6 on: July 07, 2009 12:24:50 PM »

It's adorable! The color and the shine (I guess the fabric is satin?) are just beautiful!
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« Reply #7 on: July 07, 2009 12:56:55 PM »

This is just gorgeous!  And, you hand-sewed it?  Wow, I am always impressed with people who are patient enough to do that!  And, I agree with duckiedarling that the dress looks lovely the way it is...and you look great in it, btw! Great job!!  Cheesy
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mel_trucker
« Reply #8 on: August 02, 2009 05:32:24 AM »

this would be great if you ever wanted to renew your vows Smiley

or for an anniversary dinner or something!

Looks stunning!
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