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« on: April 24, 2005 02:31:46 PM »

I made this dress out of a Dick Tracy Sheet I found at a thrift store.  I used McCall's 3584.  The Dick Tracy dress took a night to do, the second one took maybe an hour.  I didn't make the lining for it though.  I did feel that the pattern sizing was a little weird.  The top was really really low and way too big, so I had to change that.  There's basically only 5 pieces for the whole dress.  The second dress was made from a tablecloth I found at my mom's. 





This was made out of one of my dad's old shirts.  I made it smaller, and then drew on the picture.  The stencil is floating around here somewhere.  I used hearts instead of the butterflies since I can't draw very well.


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« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2005 02:37:10 PM »

WOW! i love that dress! you're so lucky to have found such cool fabric!
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« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2005 04:00:56 PM »

love the dress.
ive been meaning to make a dress out of some old peter pan sheets
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« Reply #3 on: April 24, 2005 04:16:19 PM »

Great dress. Such cool sheets! I like the shirt, too.
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« Reply #4 on: April 24, 2005 06:38:11 PM »

oh wow.  Dick Tracy sheets.  I'm so jealous.  You used them well, the dress pattern fits the movie style.

The image you used on the shirt is from http://www.threadless.com
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« Reply #5 on: April 25, 2005 07:29:19 AM »

could you show us a better picture of the dress? cause it is really gorgeous from what i see and i want to see it better
great job on the shirt i want a stencil like that too it looks awsome.  is the shirt really long or up to your waist casue it looks long in the picture
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« Reply #6 on: April 25, 2005 07:49:01 AM »

I love that dress! If you could tell me what pattern you used I would be much obliged. I want one for myself.
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« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2005 08:15:51 PM »

I second the pattern request.  The dress looks awesome.
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« Reply #8 on: April 26, 2005 08:21:28 PM »

That is *the* coolest dress ever! Dick Tracy dress..... so awesome. Dick Tracy sheets....I so wish I could have both! At the same time!!  I third the pattern request! That dress is hot!
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« Reply #9 on: April 26, 2005 08:48:41 PM »

love the dress and shirt so much!
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