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« on: April 02, 2010 04:33:35 PM »

Although this piece isn't nearly as impressive as the skittles dress I made back in '08, I figured It'd been long enough since I posted something.



I work in a craftstore, surrounded by fake flowers and the sort everyday, when we receive shipments there are a lot of flower pieces. I collected those pieces and made this.

I have no clue how many flowers are on this but its only 7 hours of sewing, so once again a speedy piece.
EDIT: okay so alot of people are commenting on my 'only seven hours', a day for a project is pretty quick, especially for a statement piece that is just flower sewn to flower sewn to flower. just sayin'.

There are probably more stitches on this than a king-size quilt.


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« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2010 04:40:16 PM »

  Shocked Shocked Shocked    I love this SO much (yes, I'm freaking out!)  Absolutely rocks!

Can you post more pics, please?

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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2010 04:59:08 PM »

Very cool!  I would love to have something like that for a festival I'm going to later this month.
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« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2010 05:37:59 PM »

you look like s fairy!  So pretty!
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« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2010 05:38:48 PM »

This is absolutely gorgeous
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« Reply #5 on: April 02, 2010 05:54:49 PM »

only 7 hours of sewing? haha, that's a big projeect for me!  It's totally amazingly fabulous
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« Reply #6 on: April 02, 2010 06:15:47 PM »

So, so Awesome! I love it! Wow 7 hrs is a long long long project in my eyes! ::this rocks::
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« Reply #7 on: April 02, 2010 06:46:30 PM »

What a beautiful bustier! It would have been perfect to wear out in the sunshine today Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: April 02, 2010 10:05:00 PM »

Absolutely wonderful! *This Rocks!*
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« Reply #9 on: April 02, 2010 11:15:20 PM »

So refreshing and beautiful. Would be neat as wedding dress in some fashion. One of the best things I've seen on here, LOVE IT.
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« Reply #10 on: April 03, 2010 02:07:33 AM »

This is great - can't believe it 'only' took 7 hours !
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« Reply #11 on: April 03, 2010 02:57:53 AM »

awesome
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« Reply #12 on: April 05, 2010 08:07:41 AM »

Ooooh that's amazing! So bright and colourful and summery and tropical. I'm going to use it as inspiration for my upcoming flower fairy fancy dress costume if you don't mind  Cheesy
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« Reply #13 on: April 05, 2010 11:03:56 AM »

wow, DO WANT
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« Reply #14 on: April 11, 2010 12:49:45 PM »

I love it! And I totally want one.
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« Reply #15 on: April 25, 2010 06:57:56 PM »

All I can say is 'WOW!!!!'   Wink
More pictures pleaseeeeee! It's just so springyyy~ Toooom cute <3
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« Reply #16 on: February 16, 2012 01:01:11 AM »

That is gorgeous, I love the bright colours.  How is it to wear?  Did you line it or anything, I imagine the flowers would be scratchy?
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« Reply #17 on: February 16, 2012 10:36:08 AM »

Seriously very lovely! I really like it.
Wonderful that you work in a craft store, I would love doing that as well ^_^

Pieces like these could fit very well on fantasy fairs and festivals, I bet people would absolutely love it.
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« Reply #18 on: February 16, 2012 04:35:08 PM »

So pretty!! 

Since you worked with plastic flowers/in a craft store, do you know of good ways to keep that sort of stuff from giving off the plasticky smell down the line?
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« Reply #19 on: March 06, 2012 09:03:23 AM »

Sah_weet!
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