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« on: August 22, 2009 10:40:11 AM »

I found this really great jersey knit at Hobby Lobby (it's still there as far as I know).  Anyway, there was an Irish band coming into town again, and I kinda have a thing for the guitarist, so I wanted to look good, y'know?  So while I was watching a couple Twilight Zone episodes, I whipped this baby up.  I laid a dress with a similar cut atop the fabric and snip-snipped.

It gets SO humid here in summertime; I wanted to make a dress in which I didn't have to wear a bra.  Plus I LOVE plunging backs and v-cuts, so I incorporated all of that into it.  I had some hot pink thread laying around from a previous (unfinished bellydancing) project, so to finish off the seams I did a decorative stitch.  I used some loop braid that's probably 30 years old (I shop at antique stores a lot) as well as decorated ribbon I also got at Hobby Lobby.

I don't normally just post one project per topic, but I really dig this dress.  It works every time.  (Plus that band is performing nearby tonight, so I'm keeping my fingers crossed I can get a ride out there!)

Yowza! Hello ladies:


Detail of the backside.  This was a hard pic to take:


Full shot of the badonkadonk side:


Mrowr:
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« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2009 10:49:57 AM »

Awsome dress you look HOT!!!!!! Wink  That guitar guy will be drooling
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« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2009 10:50:37 AM »

Very Hot! Love, it! Nice job! I would definitely wear that!  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2009 11:45:56 AM »

Very cute.  Makes me wish I could get away with not wearing a bra!  But seriously, with a few modifications to hide aforementioned pesky undergarment I would totally wear this.
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« Reply #4 on: August 22, 2009 11:54:58 AM »

fantastic!
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« Reply #5 on: August 22, 2009 02:12:22 PM »

Very sexy....definitely worth the time...good luck with the guitarist...hell you don't need luck...as long as you wear that...
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« Reply #6 on: August 22, 2009 07:12:44 PM »

I love the print, the dress looks totally hot on you! The guitarist would have to be blind not to think so too! Good luck!
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