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« on: June 26, 2011 07:46:32 AM »

OK so I have heard about people making dresses out of candy wrappers and such, so I decided to give it a shot. My dress was originally going to be made out of just candy wrappers, but it has some chip bags and Raman noddle bags, so its a wrapper dress. My earings, necklace and the flower on my headband are also made of wrappers. I made it for my dance.

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a picture of me and my friends
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« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2011 08:50:02 AM »

Very cute Idea this is adorable. Great job.
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« Reply #2 on: June 26, 2011 09:10:30 AM »

Ha! This is SO cool! I could never even figure out how to do something like this. I love how your accessories are made to match as well! Great job! Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: June 26, 2011 09:43:30 AM »

Your dress is fantastic!! It makes your friends' dresses look blah and plain in comparison. Great job.
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« Reply #4 on: June 26, 2011 10:01:26 AM »

chips, ramen noodles, candy...just add some red bull in there and you have a college kids entire diet! lol
it looks adorable on you! I love that your hair reminds me of reese's pieces and matches the colorfulness of your dress.
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« Reply #5 on: June 26, 2011 12:04:28 PM »

i feel strange looking at your dress and thinking, "oh my god, those are so good.. and those are my favorite, no..THOSE are my favorite!" fantastic job!
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« Reply #6 on: June 27, 2011 03:41:28 PM »

Ooo, so adorable! how do u get in it? is it lined with fabric? it's really adorable
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« Reply #7 on: June 28, 2011 12:19:26 PM »

how do u get in it? is it lined with fabric?

There is a zipper in the back and yes its lined with fabric

Oh and thanks everyone!  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: June 29, 2011 02:13:14 AM »

Wow! Crafty and thrifty. I bet you were the belle of the ball.
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« Reply #9 on: August 14, 2011 05:56:34 PM »

I'm thinking of making a skittles wraper skirt, but I hardly eat candy, let alone enough to have enough wrappers to make a skirt...You did a great job on yours though Smiley I like that you made earrings to match! Very cute.
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