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« on: November 30, 2010 01:28:04 PM »

Here’s another version of my striped dress, made for my friend Annie. I used a gray and blue striped jersey that we have at Fabric Planet now (brought from the warehouse specifically for this dress!).



Annie requested that the neckline on her’s be a little lower “to shake what is is my mama gave me,” and shake it she does.






The shorter sleeves and lower neck give the dress a 50s ballerina feel, which is why the pockets don’t quite work on this incarnation of the dress. Annie’s dress turned out so well that I was incredibly tempted to make myself another dress with the extra fabric, but I don’t want repeats in my wardrobe, and what scandal there would be if we were to show up at a bar in matching dresses!

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Oh my it is great... i love the wedge heels Shocked Smiley Smiley Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: December 03, 2010 12:33:53 PM »

I like this more subtle striping!

Very cute and fun!  And, the fit of the knit would definitely keep one on their diet plan! Wink
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« Reply #3 on: December 03, 2010 07:32:46 PM »

I like this more subtle striping!

Very cute and fun!  And, the fit of the knit would definitely keep one on their diet plan! Wink

"Diet plan"... I like that! My friend Annie (in this dress) and I have made plans to wear our matching striped dresses to bars together, so that should give you an idea of our diet plans. It's all in the bike ride....
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« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2010 07:42:52 AM »

ha ha ha you two will be adorable--they both fit fabulous and so flattering to you two!  have fun!  I should make one to bring when I visit NO for French Quarter Fest! Cheesy
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