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CaityBear
« on: November 23, 2010 06:07:13 PM »

This is extremely late. I designed and made my own grad dress for this last May. Of course, everybody kept freaking out because I started so "late". I told everybody I knew so that I had to hold myself to it. I didn't start my dress until January or February and everybody was worried I wouldn't finish it on time. Except for me. Tongue

I enjoy saying I had a designer grad dress. Tongue

Anyway! Here's the dress!

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Back::(also hair which was done by my lovely boyfriend's cousin)

(I had wished I could've used wider ribbon but I didn't have any)

Hair::


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And me and my boy::


Me and my besties:: (three of my boyfriend's cousin, BF's sister, two of my cousins, and a girl I grew up with, and my BF Smiley)
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« Reply #1 on: November 24, 2010 04:49:03 AM »

Love the dress and the hair, good job
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« Reply #2 on: November 24, 2010 06:53:56 PM »

Wow... Love it so much! I think this one nice fabric too. And I really love your pictures..

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« Reply #3 on: November 25, 2010 12:25:22 PM »

Wow that's beautiful! Great job  Cheesy
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Tailte
« Reply #4 on: November 25, 2010 10:15:44 PM »

As soon as I saw this I thought it looked familiar, but didn't remember reading this thread. Then I realized I saw it on LHC.  Cheesy Amazing dress. The colour looks wonderful on you.
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CaityBear
« Reply #5 on: November 26, 2010 06:23:22 AM »

Thank you for all the comments!!!

Tailte, I had posted it back on LHC way back when and I was going to post it here right after but then I never got around to it. lol
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craftytwin
« Reply #6 on: November 26, 2010 11:19:03 AM »

i love your confidence.  I would've been worried
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CaityBear
« Reply #7 on: November 28, 2010 12:55:22 PM »

Usually I like to have things done WAY ahead of time, but this didn't bother me. Actually, it wasn't finished completely until the morning of my grad. haha The train part of the lining was longer than the rest and my mom wouldn't cut it so I had to get my boyfriend's cousin to cut it on that day once I had it on. lol
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« Reply #8 on: November 28, 2010 01:37:22 PM »

WOW ! that dress is amazing ! I love the color and the fit and everything about it , it looks gorgeous with your hair color . and your pics are so beautiful I especially love the one where you are laying on the tracks .. very cool
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CaityBear
« Reply #9 on: November 30, 2010 10:03:57 PM »

Thank you! Smiley
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