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graverobbergirl
« on: July 26, 2009 04:30:17 PM »

I made this about a month ago, and as far as wearability meeting fun, this is my second favourite apparel item in my possession (right behind the Harry Coat: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=182402.msg1898144#msg1898144)


It's three panels, each of which would fit around me on their own. So uber-twirly!


The waistband is just elastic so it's extremely comfortable to wear.


The petticoat is made out of net curtains I got at the thrift store for a dollar with a tulle ruffle.


I made the pink strips and bows out of a satiny fabric (sample curtain panel that my mom got on sale at Walmart for $.25) by sewing them into tubes and turning/pressing them. This is the closest to its actual color.
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MommyTheMaid
« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2009 05:06:03 PM »

I love this!
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Boo_its_Brittany
« Reply #2 on: July 26, 2009 08:16:45 PM »

This is adorable!
I LOVE it
<3!
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« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2009 09:21:04 PM »

So cute.  I love how full and twirly it is Cheesy
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irokoneko
« Reply #4 on: July 27, 2009 09:20:30 AM »

aaahww!
thats awesome!!
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Kena_r
« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2009 12:36:13 PM »

I bet you get all happy when you wear this  Grin I know I would!
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chaylebelle
« Reply #6 on: July 28, 2009 12:05:34 AM »

This is adorable!  I love the skirts with crinoline showing through!
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