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eliskimo
« on: June 18, 2011 10:54:39 AM »

I'm ready for summer!

This is a dress I found in a vintage shop for only 1. Can you imagine?!



I immediately loved the fabric, but I didn't like the length, the sleeves, ... I kinda felt like a strict school-teacher wearing it (hence the face)

So I decided to customize it a bit. I shortened it and cut the sleeves off.



How pretty is the front?



Let me know what you think and enjoy your Saturday evening :-) (or at least here in Belgium it is Saturday evening :p )
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« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2011 11:03:44 AM »

Gorgeous! I would so wear that!
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« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2011 12:58:04 PM »

great find on the dress!  and cute reconstruction Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2011 02:55:31 PM »

what an awesome find! The fabric is just gorgeous!
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Are you going to throw that away?! Can I have it?!


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« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2011 03:14:44 PM »

This is so-o cool - you look great in it.  I love that fabric. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: June 18, 2011 03:23:23 PM »

the fabric is great!
i really like the alterations you made, it really suits you.
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eliskimo
« Reply #6 on: June 20, 2011 01:44:47 AM »

Thank you!  Cheesy
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Knerd
« Reply #7 on: June 21, 2011 08:23:37 AM »

Such a great find! The redesign looks amazing, nice job.
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« Reply #8 on: June 30, 2011 12:28:08 PM »

Wow! I love how it turned out. and youre right, the neckline is amazing Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: September 24, 2011 02:15:13 AM »

LOVE the fabric. and you did something really awesome with it
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