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« on: July 08, 2009 04:14:26 PM »

Pattern from Burda Magazine 5/2009, fabric from the thrift store. Looks like I should've ironed it. Oh, and I used a great smocking tutorial on tumblingblocks.net









Thanks for looking,

Amy
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« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2009 04:19:21 PM »

wow!! those pintucks are amazing!!!
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« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2009 04:28:54 PM »

Beautiful!  I love the smocking, and the fabric is a really good fit for the pattern.
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« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2009 05:02:19 PM »

beautiful!  i got a wonderful book from a friend with smocking instructions in it & have been considering it.  was it hard or just tedious?  yours looks wonderful.
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« Reply #4 on: July 08, 2009 05:23:56 PM »

Beautiful!  What a lovely color!
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« Reply #5 on: July 08, 2009 06:00:28 PM »

That's absolutely gorgeous! I think this needs to be featured!
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« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2009 06:05:14 PM »

I havent seen smocking since my grandma used to make clothes for me! Thanks for keeping it alive! you did a great job.
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« Reply #7 on: July 08, 2009 06:47:41 PM »

Wow! I love the smocking! And the colour is gorgeous.
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« Reply #8 on: July 08, 2009 06:50:33 PM »

This is awesome!  I love it and the smocking is fabulous!
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« Reply #9 on: July 08, 2009 07:00:24 PM »

AWESOME! that smocking must have been insane! this rocks!
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