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Topic: Sweet-heart Dress form Army Green Jeans & Sewing Scraps!  (Read 1987 times)
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« on: June 29, 2011 07:35:25 PM »

I had lost a little bit of weight since last year, and my favorite pair of army green pants got A) too loose on me and B) had inconvient holes in the thigh area  Roll Eyes

I got inspired to make a fitted sweet-heart bodice with the pants material since it was sturdy enough yet stretchy. It looked a bit too plain so I added a slip and a layered ruffle skirt on the bottom. Any leftover from the quilting scraps I used to make some funky straps, line the neckline, and handsew a yo-yo to cover up the part of the bodice neck I couldn't cover XD







It's all relatively stretchy, so I didn't add a zipper (though one would have probably been a good idea haha).
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« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2011 08:23:34 PM »

This is so pretty! I'm inspired to sew a new dress when I get home from vacation. Smiley good job!
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« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2011 08:39:25 PM »

This is so cute! Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: June 30, 2011 12:51:36 AM »

Way cute! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: June 30, 2011 08:44:20 AM »

Super cute! You look fab!
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« Reply #5 on: July 02, 2011 11:29:58 AM »

really cute! i like the army green and yellow together!
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« Reply #6 on: July 21, 2011 09:53:47 AM »

Wow that dress is awesome!! Very creative Smiley
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