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« Reply #30 on: July 04, 2010 06:32:38 PM »

Oh I love this! I'm a plus sized girl and it looks so flattering! I can definitely see myself wearing something like this. I especially like how you belted it, very nice indeed.

I've never particularly dyed anything...well tye dyed yes but not anything with gradients like that. Exactly how did you do it if you dont mind me askin?

And yes for another tutorial!

EDIT:!!! I was just looking at the picture you had posted of the measurements you used to make this. Exactly how do the button holes work and how large are they? I'm a bit confused as I can't seem to find any additional information on the construction of a Kariza.
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« Reply #31 on: July 05, 2010 12:51:46 AM »

Exactly how do the button holes work and how large are they? I'm a bit confused as I can't seem to find any additional information on the construction of a Kariza.

The button holes are to thread the straps through to make them lie flat or change direction, depending on how it's tied. I made mine vertical to the skirt, about the same length as the width of the straps.

Maybe I should make a tutorial for the tutorial challenge  Tongue
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« Reply #32 on: July 05, 2010 10:14:21 AM »

I love your skirt/dress.  I think the colour is absolutely fantastic.

Great job.

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« Reply #33 on: July 06, 2010 06:19:09 PM »

Fan-freaking-tastic! The dyeing technique alone blows me away, but I love the convertible part of the design! Please, please PLEASE enter the tutorial challenge with this!
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« Reply #34 on: July 06, 2010 09:18:38 PM »

*fabulous* process pictures, and I love the one shoulder version (the fourth variation).

Very nicely done!
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« Reply #35 on: July 07, 2010 08:07:08 AM »

Very Cute!  I love all the different styles.
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« Reply #36 on: July 07, 2010 11:31:50 AM »

Okay this is genius!
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« Reply #37 on: July 10, 2010 09:50:56 AM »

Love the versatility! Awesome job!
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« Reply #38 on: July 12, 2010 12:20:25 AM »

Love this! You've done a great job with the dye - amazing colours.
And a tutorial would be very much appreciated Cheesy
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« Reply #39 on: July 12, 2010 11:28:29 AM »

This is utterly brilliant! I love it.
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