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Topic: Ugly Giant Shirt & Plain Skirt to Beautiful Dress!  (Read 4886 times)
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« Reply #10 on: April 30, 2010 08:21:40 PM »

Seriously, amazing work!!!  I wish I could recon half as well as you!!!  That dress is sooooooooo cute!!!!!!!!!!!  The original outfit was so awful - your ability to find inspiration is truly amazing!  Great job!
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« Reply #11 on: May 01, 2010 11:46:41 AM »

holy schizzle that's amazing.
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« Reply #12 on: May 01, 2010 12:28:39 PM »

wow. fantastic recon!!  Shocked

at first i loathed that shirt but on the dress i think the fabric is really pretty. i guess prints like that should be taken in small doses :p 

seriously you did a fantastic job! that dress is really well constructed and you look very chic in it. Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: May 01, 2010 07:17:35 PM »

Oh, my! What an improvement! The fit and style make all the difference!

(But really  Roll Eyes, that's not the ugliest outfit in the world, by a loooong shot!)
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« Reply #14 on: May 01, 2010 07:38:16 PM »

Haha, maybe I was exaggerating a LITTLE saying it was the ugliest outfit in the world. Tongue But, you've got to admit, it is pretty bad. Haha.
Thanks everyonee!
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« Reply #15 on: May 02, 2010 08:36:21 AM »

wow! that's really great! super cute.. i love reusing ugly things Smiley it makes sewing even more exciting.
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« Reply #16 on: May 02, 2010 10:00:23 AM »

to fluffysam: I agree totally. For some reason  making things with stuff from the fabric store just doesn't inspire as much.  I love ugly!
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« Reply #17 on: May 02, 2010 01:02:35 PM »

Holy moley! That's quite the difference! Well done, it's gorgeous.
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« Reply #18 on: May 08, 2010 01:30:38 PM »

i love the outcome *plans next thrift store stop*
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