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NasalMucus
« on: December 05, 2009 11:02:51 PM »

Several years ago, my mom bought a ton of fabric to cover her big comfy chair. Two weeks ago, I decided to use the left over fabric to make a cute dress fit for our winter.

I wanted to try a dress with no waist or much shape, but still try to make it look good.


So it is kind of inspired by nightgowns with the gathered skirt at the bottom. It kind of did end up looking like a nightgown. I love it anyways.

I'm quite happy with the way it turned out.
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Le Mieux
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2009 05:41:51 AM »

i really love this, especially the sleeves! (i am a big admirer of long sleeves)

i think the shape is really cute, its perfect with leggings. did you use a pattern? also, wicked buttons.  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2009 06:00:59 AM »

I absolutely love this! That's my kind of dress, and I LOVE extra long sleeves. Great job!
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Spanghew
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2009 06:53:40 AM »

I'd buy that.

Seriously - it's lovely
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NasalMucus
« Reply #4 on: December 06, 2009 10:50:05 AM »

i really love this, especially the sleeves! (i am a big admirer of long sleeves)

i think the shape is really cute, its perfect with leggings. did you use a pattern? also, wicked buttons.  Smiley
Thank you! Cheesy

No, I didn't use a pattern.
I love the buttons. (; They've been lying around in the sewing basket for years. I thought they were perfect for this.

I absolutely love this! That's my kind of dress, and I LOVE extra long sleeves. Great job!
Thank you! (:
I really wanted a dress with long sleeves. All the ones I had were 3/4 sleeves. It bugged me. Cheesy

I'd buy that.

Seriously - it's lovely
Aw, thank you. Cheesy
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maeveyo
« Reply #5 on: December 08, 2009 06:09:32 AM »

this is gorgeous, i love the shapeless but not too shapeless kinda look it has - like its structured enough not to look like a bag/make you look bad but looks so comfy and carefree at the same time, like you can just throw it on over leggings or whatever and not have to worry about anything else...... well done
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« Reply #6 on: December 09, 2009 05:04:59 PM »

Wicked.

I fully support shapeless dresses, they're so much fun to style!
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« Reply #7 on: December 11, 2009 12:54:46 PM »

great job, love shapeless dresses,
they hide a multitude of sins Grin

love this dress!

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« Reply #8 on: December 14, 2009 09:48:04 AM »

This is adorable on you.  I am in love with the fabric.
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NasalMucus
« Reply #9 on: December 24, 2009 11:14:01 AM »

this is gorgeous, i love the shapeless but not too shapeless kinda look it has - like its structured enough not to look like a bag/make you look bad but looks so comfy and carefree at the same time, like you can just throw it on over leggings or whatever and not have to worry about anything else...... well done
Thank you! Smiley
I think it looks kind of fancy, too. I was going to wear it to a school function thing a couple weeks ago, then I changed at the last moment because I felt too fancy for school. Tongue

Wicked.

I fully support shapeless dresses, they're so much fun to style!
This is my first dress this shapeless. Before I was kind of scared of them, but I totally agree with you now. They are fun.
Thank you. Smiley
great job, love shapeless dresses,
they hide a multitude of sins Grin

love this dress!
They hide your chocolates. hahaha
Thank you. Cheesy
This is adorable on you.  I am in love with the fabric.
Thanks Cheesy
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