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fluorescentmind5
« on: March 01, 2010 01:28:43 PM »

First of all, I haven't been on craftster for a while, [I forgot my old password and I didn't even use that email anymore, I figured I could make a new one.], but I'm so mad that I didn't check back often to because everyone's making amazing things!

Anyway
I absolutely love elephants!
My friend gave me this sleepwear outfit a long time ago from Cambodia
that has elephants on them
and its basically this wrap skirt
and it was like a yard, so I decided to make it into vest.
However there wasn't enough to use to make the whole vest,
so I made the sides with some left over pieces of black fabric.
 So I guess its eco friendly?
Now I'm just on the search for some thrifted buttons.
and I have to iron it.


I used a burdastyle pattern, but ditched it in the end
b/c it was too big for me, so I had to tailor it,
but I couldn't too much because it would ruin the back.

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Back


It doesn't look as tacky when worn haha.




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sweetiedarling
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2010 06:28:33 PM »

I really love the pattern
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« Reply #2 on: March 02, 2010 05:37:29 PM »

Very pretty Smiley And you'll have good luck following you around wherever you go, too! The elephants will make sure of that!

And welcome back to Craftster!
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« Reply #3 on: March 02, 2010 09:16:08 PM »

Thats awesome I love elephants Grin
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fluorescentmind5
« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2010 03:57:45 PM »

I really love the pattern

Thank you!
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fluorescentmind5
« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2010 03:58:50 PM »

Very pretty Smiley And you'll have good luck following you around wherever you go, too! The elephants will make sure of that!

And welcome back to Craftster!

Thank you! and I hope so!
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