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« Reply #10 on: September 03, 2009 10:02:16 PM »

Thanks everyone for the comments!
the McGyver one made me chuckle! he was a nifty fella wasnt he?

And i still have loads of doilies! it was a pack of 90! lol, i think they will be used later on at my kiddos bday party or for tea parties Smiley

crazyalien8~ thanks for the nice comments & tip, but lol, it was such a windy day out no matter what i did it looked all wrinkly for the pics, but as far as the seams, i cut out the bodice as you would any other article of clothing being made and pieced with the electrical tape in place of sewing. lol, this plastic was/is super thin! i tried to find a vinyl one, alas nope. unless i wanted the cream shower curtain and that just wouldnt do the trick  Wink or ermmm...at least not for what my theme was...
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« Reply #11 on: September 04, 2009 06:48:29 PM »

This turned out fabulous - I am totally partial to the hat!
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« Reply #12 on: September 05, 2009 07:17:31 PM »

way to go im sew silly..............i love it...........and so creative
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« Reply #13 on: September 05, 2009 09:08:02 PM »

When I saw your photo I thought it was a real vintage one. Terrific! I teach a "Recycled Runway" class to kids. Here's a link to some of the outfits they created): www.theartofcraft.org
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« Reply #14 on: September 07, 2009 01:54:57 PM »

Thank you for the sweet comments everyone!  Kiss

retromac~ that is one talented bunch of kids you have there! Smiley I bet that is a fun class!
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« Reply #15 on: September 07, 2009 09:38:21 PM »

Wow, what a neat idea.  I thought it was fabric at first... well done!
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« Reply #16 on: September 08, 2009 10:52:51 AM »

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« Reply #17 on: September 09, 2009 05:44:52 AM »

THank you  Smiley
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« Reply #18 on: September 11, 2009 10:09:47 PM »

That looks fabulous! In some of the sepia shots it looks like real fabric. Even though the dress is awesome, I think my favourite parts are the hat and the doily decor. Great dollar store project Cheesy
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« Reply #19 on: September 12, 2009 06:49:46 PM »

Very, very creative. THE most creative idea I have seen so far in this competition. I just know that you will do extremly well! Smiley
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