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« on: April 02, 2010 09:14:15 AM »

Joining the cavalcade of Gibbous-inspired clothing, my spring dress made from a pair of linen pants, a lovely piece of fabric I got from lovesclutter, scraps, and buttons:





I especially like how the dress flutters in the wind:



(the sheep were actually more scared of me, because I was "dressed funny."
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« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2010 09:19:08 AM »

Ohh, it's gorgeous!  Great job!  (Poor sheep.  They just don't know fab dresses when they see 'em.)
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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2010 09:32:35 AM »

you're dress is so pretty and feminine, and I love the teal color.  That style is so cool- I have never seen it before the Swap you mentioned.

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« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2010 09:44:17 AM »

wow that dress is amazing and the photos are great especially the sheep photo
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« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2010 09:58:51 AM »

Thank you all!   Cheesy  I especially enjoyed making this and I'll be wearing it at the spring party my husband and I are hosting at our place tomorrow.
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« Reply #5 on: April 02, 2010 11:36:02 AM »

did you dye the fabric and the lace?

I really love the front skirt detail--it looks fun and very lovely!
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« Reply #6 on: April 02, 2010 11:48:32 AM »

I love the dress, especially love the pinned up part.
I would love to see a closer up of the bodice
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« Reply #7 on: April 02, 2010 12:29:38 PM »

I would love to see a closer up of the bodice

Me too! It has such pretty lines.
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« Reply #8 on: April 02, 2010 12:37:59 PM »

I LOVE THIS DRESS!!!! It is so beautiful and flattering. I love how you designed the top and the colors are amazing together! Shocked Grin
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« Reply #9 on: April 02, 2010 02:13:27 PM »

Thanks!   Nothing was dyed for this project, I was just fortunate to get a great piece from lovesclutter, and have things that went with it just right.

Oh, I should mention the basis of the bodice is the contour bust by mynailsarepink1:  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=317017.0  

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