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« on: July 18, 2009 07:56:21 PM »

I haven't posted in God knows how long, but I've been sewing the whole time. So here's a few for you:

This was my dress for graduation (in the pics here it's not finished, there's a pink eyelet lace at the waist now). Made from a fitted sheet I got for $1 at a thrift store.

Action Pose now! If you can't tell, it's the one on the far left.



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Cincher! Made out of scrap leather bought at a church sale.
Kindly ignore the fact that I'm in my pajamas.
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And finally, a dress I bought from goodwill, replaced the buttons, removed the shoulder pads, and shortened. It doesn't look fantastic here because I've got my sword and belt on, but in real life it's pretty damn good.
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« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2009 05:00:11 AM »

The Graduation dress is my favorite.  Love that fabric  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2009 06:47:10 AM »

Hey I think that dress looks great with the sword and belt!  Definitely a look!   Cheesy

The sheet dress is very pretty.
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« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2009 01:43:16 PM »

I love the fabric of the dress.

Just out of curiousity; did you put boning in the cincher?
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« Reply #4 on: July 19, 2009 02:02:16 PM »

No, actually, and it's really obvious when I wear it. I managed to get my hands on some steel boning recently, though, which I've been debating whether or not I want to install.
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« Reply #5 on: July 19, 2009 04:27:13 PM »

the dress you have in the last picture is fantastic! I love the clincher too. Wonderful graduation dress as well.
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« Reply #6 on: July 19, 2009 09:04:55 PM »

Thank you! Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: July 19, 2009 09:39:02 PM »

that last one looks fantastic with the belt....
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« Reply #8 on: July 20, 2009 02:25:06 PM »

Your graduation dress would be perfrect for a tea party.  Smiley
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