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« on: January 30, 2010 07:40:21 PM »

My daughter had a dress that she loved, but one strap was broken and it was to short for her:



So I removed the top (not sure what I'm going to do with that yet) and turned the rest into a bathing suit skirt with a tie on the side:



It may not be a big project, but I'm proud of it since it's my first clothing item!
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« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2010 08:08:14 PM »

 I like the wrap skirt... Can't you just re-make the top into a midriff cover-up top? You should have some scraps left over now>Right?
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« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2010 08:29:38 PM »

Because the dress was way to small all I have left is about enough to make a bikini top.
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« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2010 08:37:47 PM »

Very cute! Nice way to get more use out of a favorite dress.
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« Reply #4 on: February 02, 2010 10:20:40 AM »

Good idea to get more mileage out of a favorite outfit!

Kids are great because they love love certain pieces and don't mind hanging on as long as they can!!

And, what a lovely daughter you have as a model!

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« Reply #5 on: February 02, 2010 11:09:28 AM »

Thanks for the comments!
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