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Topic: red and white polka dot dress and skirt (image heavy)  (Read 8410 times)
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« Reply #10 on: August 15, 2010 01:45:17 AM »

WOW. That is one cute dress, madam! Smiley Way to soldier on with the fabric, even though it when a bit shyte on you. Wink -x-
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« Reply #11 on: August 15, 2010 03:06:51 AM »

Well it sure is gorgeous now.  Cheesy
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« Reply #12 on: August 15, 2010 08:23:12 AM »

That is sooo cute and it looks SO well made Smiley

I especially love the skirt <3
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« Reply #13 on: August 15, 2010 12:34:26 PM »

that's really cute! The dress and skirt are both great, i love the style of the dress Cheesy
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« Reply #14 on: August 15, 2010 02:01:42 PM »

that's adorable, too bad about the fabric though, It would make a cute sailor dress.

It's funny you mentioned that! I originally made it with a square neckline so that I could make a removable sailor collar for it. But I couldn't find a matching shade of white fabric for the collar because the dress fabric is just slightly off white (it looked odd when I tried red) and couldn't get the collar pattern to be a shape I liked. This project was just full of issues the whole time haha Tongue
meh, It's still absolutely gorgeous!
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« Reply #15 on: August 15, 2010 03:05:03 PM »

Wonderfully made and are very flattering on you.  Great style to use with your fabric.  Wear 'em proud!
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« Reply #16 on: August 15, 2010 05:35:42 PM »

Thank you everyone for the great comments and encouragement!!

Very Nice! Love how they are fully lined and made so well Smiley. I usually start with the intention of fully lining a garment and then grow less enthusiastic after having to cut out each piece twice!

I'm not a fan of having to make two of everything either but I love how it looks and feels. I also think lining is easier than facings, maybe that's just me though  Cheesy
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« Reply #17 on: August 15, 2010 10:53:30 PM »

So stinking amazing!!!  You have mad skills and I am green with jealousy.  But that's okay, because I am also hitting 'this rocks' as soon as I type this, so it all works out!!
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« Reply #18 on: August 16, 2010 10:44:54 AM »

So adorable! I think my favorite thing is the bow!
I would love to wear that skirt, the pockets seem amazing. I love that they're invisible because of how well-places they are.
Fantastic job, especially with fabric that sounds so troublesome.
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« Reply #19 on: August 16, 2010 01:38:09 PM »

It looks great. I can't believe it's made out of fabric that was a disaster.
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