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« Reply #10 on: September 20, 2009 10:22:45 AM »

I think this is the lovliest project I've seen in my years here! I just might hug the computer...anyone looking? *squeeeeeeze*
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« Reply #11 on: September 20, 2009 10:24:31 AM »

it is really beautiful, she picked out great coordinating colors and you did a lovely job bringing it all together, i'm sure she will be very pleased!
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« Reply #12 on: September 20, 2009 12:30:16 PM »

oh wow its so pretty.  I love the colors Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: September 20, 2009 02:20:21 PM »

The material that you used for the dress is fantastic. And the lotus brings it to any entirely different level! Very cool stuff.
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« Reply #14 on: September 21, 2009 04:07:18 AM »

nice dress!!! its soo awesome!! i love the front flowers thing!! Grin
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« Reply #15 on: September 21, 2009 02:16:30 PM »

Everything about that dress is so beautiful: the colors, the fabrics, the lotus and the beading. I can't imagine that your sister won't absolutely LOVE it! And if she doesn't, I'm sure you'd have many takers for it!
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« Reply #16 on: September 21, 2009 03:02:35 PM »

thank you everyone!  I think she will like it, because the lotus has a special significance for us, sorta. 

It started at Burning Man in 2002, when I painted this lotus on our friend:



My sister loved it so much that she asked me to draw one for her, for her tattoo for her birthday.



She really likes the sort of lotus that I draw, and so i make lots of thing with lotus motif. 

So I'm pretty sure she'll like it- I just hope its not too 'old lady-ey', with all the sparkling.
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« Reply #17 on: September 21, 2009 11:02:35 PM »

thats cool, I like how it means so much to you. It really is a nice touch that just sets the dress off Smiley
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« Reply #18 on: September 22, 2009 12:00:49 AM »

I can see why you were nervous about cutting into the fabric, it's amazing! But you did such a great job, I love the lotus.
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« Reply #19 on: September 22, 2009 04:42:59 AM »

that's a pretty dress!

the fabric is amazing, i love the colours blue and purple.
i think it would be a great evening dress.
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