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« on: July 20, 2009 02:51:14 PM »

So I found this HUGE mumu at the thrift store this weekend and decided to rescue it.
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Plus you can wear this skirt as a strapless top!

(I admit, its kinda cheating to say its the third look!) Sorry for the unfocused picture!  Undecided

I basically cut the mumu in half and then hemmed and added shirring like crazy! The reconstruction for both pieces took me less than 3 hours total.

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2009 02:57:07 PM »

Whoo Hoo, mumu rescue voudoo that you do Grin
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« Reply #2 on: July 20, 2009 03:00:06 PM »

That's awesome! If I had found that mumu, though....I probably would have just kept it as it was (if it had fit me)....just because i'm weird like that and like the before best. But I really like what you did to it too!

ETA: I bookmarked this for inspiration. TY!
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« Reply #3 on: July 20, 2009 03:28:46 PM »

NIIIIIICCCCEE! LOVE it ALL!   Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: July 20, 2009 03:39:53 PM »

I love the mumu rescue especially looks 1 and 2!!  Great work.
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« Reply #5 on: July 20, 2009 03:43:39 PM »

Love it as a skirt!
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« Reply #6 on: July 20, 2009 04:22:07 PM »

Creative and FANTASTIC!!!
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« Reply #7 on: July 20, 2009 04:23:27 PM »

Love it! great job Smiley I wonder what the 3rd would look like with a belt around the waist. kinda cute in my mind, maybe with leggings? can't really tell lol but just an idea
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« Reply #8 on: July 20, 2009 04:36:23 PM »

cute, cute, cute!! I love the first top. Great job.
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« Reply #9 on: July 20, 2009 05:28:49 PM »

that's so awesome! love the top!
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