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« on: June 08, 2005 12:43:47 PM »

Okay, here are three thrift store finds, none of which fit me (nor would I want them to):





Here's what they looked like when I was done:








I'm pretty sure I'm going to make a matching purse with this on it:



I did this all with VERY minimal sewing skills (I've never sewn clothes before; I've barely sewn at all) so I'm pretty confident that anyone could do it. Hope you like!
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« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2005 01:23:44 PM »

Cheesy great job.!!!  LOVE it!
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« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2005 01:25:16 PM »

wooooow, that is SO cool!! Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2005 01:32:35 PM »

awesome, seriously gorgeous!!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: June 08, 2005 01:36:04 PM »

i love that! its really creative and well done i like how you made something bad into something great! wlel done and that bird thing is so cute! if you never make the bag - definitly have it as a broach!
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« Reply #5 on: June 08, 2005 03:16:47 PM »

great job. that skirt is so adorable! the bird is pure genius too!

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« Reply #6 on: June 08, 2005 05:28:02 PM »

awesome! the whole pieced-together-in-a-crazy-way thing is my favorite look, especially for recon clothing. the fabrics go really well together... and i love the bird. have fun showing it off!
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« Reply #7 on: June 08, 2005 05:54:41 PM »

That's totally amazing! That looks like something off the runway... but it's really creative and unique at the same time! I love it!
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« Reply #8 on: June 08, 2005 07:16:30 PM »

ooer, i really like it!
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« Reply #9 on: June 09, 2005 07:46:47 AM »

Cool!  I like how you cut some of the pieces into shapes rather than all indiscriminate chunks, that's very original.
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