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Topic: Cute Psychobilly/Pinup Inspired Summer Dress!!  (Read 5788 times)
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« Reply #10 on: June 11, 2010 07:32:48 PM »

I love it!! You look fabulous. I think leaving the zipper sort of raw is a great touch...so unique.
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« Reply #11 on: June 12, 2010 06:30:07 AM »

Wow!! Thanks guys for all the amazing complements!! I'm actually going to wear this dress to a summer picnic right now, and you guys have totally made me feel like a million bucks in it!! Grin

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and scrappy, WTF, LUCKY!! I wish I waited and got it for $5 hahaha! I had to pay $16 or something ridiculous! And look at it! The whole thing maybe took one day. And like I said... I don't DO patterns, so it probably took me longer than normal Tongue
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« Reply #12 on: June 12, 2010 10:51:15 AM »

I would love that dress if only the zipper were not out there for everyone to see
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« Reply #13 on: June 14, 2010 09:25:18 AM »

i really like the whole look ya got. and the exposed zip is very cool, the only thing i would have done diff is turned over the top tabs of the zipper, but yours is unique that way!
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« Reply #14 on: June 14, 2010 09:38:34 AM »

I LOVE pinup inspired clothing, but I spend all my time making kids clothes. Will definitely have to start making some for myself. Well done you killed it! Grin
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« Reply #15 on: June 18, 2010 12:03:50 PM »

It's awesome. I love pockets in anything, especially dresses! Exposed zipper = awesome
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« Reply #16 on: July 12, 2010 09:11:00 AM »

Great job! I just made this pattern over the weekend, and it was my first time sewing clothing. I agree with you-- the pockets are great, and I was surprised how easy they were! This pattern is definitely versatile as far as the skills needed... I feel like a pro after this one. And I love your version, and the modified zipper. You did a great job, and you should be proud!
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« Reply #17 on: July 12, 2010 03:53:07 PM »

The exposed zipper is awesome! I wish more dresses and skirts had them - they make a dress totally stand out!! -x-
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« Reply #18 on: July 13, 2010 01:11:17 PM »

Yay, I'm glad you found the genius of a pattern Grin You look great!
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« Reply #19 on: July 14, 2010 09:30:51 AM »

I love this dress.
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