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« on: April 01, 2012 06:14:22 PM »

Attention Craftster! I am 16 as of March 30, and couldn't be happier! And if your wondering, no I honestly don't feel different physically Wink But my crochet mentality has sure come a long way. I decided a long time ago that I was going to crochet my sweet sixteen dress, and happily did so from March.19 to March 23 (which was the last week of Spring Break).
I'm also quite excited to say that this dress is inspired by Avatar (my most favourite movie in the world!). You can probably see it in the beading, I made sure to buy tribal inspired beads and such. A confession: I became quite lazy over the last days of spring break and wasn't as generous with my beading as I wish I was! But no matter what this dress will always have a special place in my heart!



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Beading around the collar

Beading around the bottom

Please excuse my pictures, all of them are take n on my mom's IPhone!
 
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« Reply #1 on: April 01, 2012 06:23:46 PM »

I love how it looks.  great job
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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2012 01:33:44 AM »

I love crocheted dresses! This is something I aspire to build up to but at the moment I need to find projects for all my bits and bobs of wool! I love the colour you chose it's beautiful and Happy birthday! I wish I was 16 again!  Sadly I'll be 25 this year, enjoy your youth it'll run away before you even realise! Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2012 05:14:21 AM »

Good job, it looks like it fits you well.  You know, you can still add more beads - they can be sewn on instead of crocheted on - just an idea.
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« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2012 09:36:43 AM »

This is amazing. Excellent work, and congrats on your 16-ness!
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« Reply #5 on: April 02, 2012 01:01:13 PM »

This is a gorgeous dress. It looks amazing. I honestly wish I had the patience to make a project that large.
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« Reply #6 on: April 02, 2012 01:01:56 PM »

This looks GREAT! Did you use a pattern or are you just awesome enough that you made it up as you went?
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« Reply #7 on: April 02, 2012 04:07:40 PM »

Thanks for your comments everyone!
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This looks GREAT! Did you use a pattern or are you just awesome enough that you made it up as you went?
Yeah, this is my own pattern (still haven't managed on learing how to read a patterns!)
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