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Topic: a Black Velvet Painting doesn't have to hang on the wall  (Read 8099 times)
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goonie
« on: October 22, 2011 11:24:27 AM »

Another integral part of kitsch - the black velvet painting.  Whether it be Elvis (i hope!), Jesus, a sad hobo clown, or a howling wolf, black velvet paintings rule.  So when I found this landscape velvet painting, I knew it had to become a dress.  Paired with 1970s silver metallic lurex!  It's my first cocktail dress in a while, what do you guys think?




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« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2011 11:30:31 AM »

this is super cute Smiley i love the low back.
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« Reply #2 on: October 22, 2011 12:29:10 PM »

Stunning as usual goonie! I swear, the next time I have someplace nice to go I'm visiting your etsy first! Smiley
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lidehtium
« Reply #3 on: October 22, 2011 12:52:17 PM »

Honestly I really dislike velvet paintings, but I am now of the firm believe that they should all become dresses because that is gorgeous. Well done
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What a piece of work is man!


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« Reply #4 on: October 22, 2011 07:45:02 PM »

Way cool! Great way to use a velvet painting, I must say!
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Jannapy
« Reply #5 on: October 22, 2011 09:10:16 PM »

This is your best one yet.  Your zippers are looking great by the way.
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« Reply #6 on: October 23, 2011 05:54:50 AM »

fantastic use of the painting, I adore it!
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« Reply #7 on: October 23, 2011 05:07:39 PM »

OMG I WANT IT! You deserve every penny that's coming to you! Wish it would come from me, cuz then I'd get the dress Sad

But yeah, genius Cheesy
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goonie
« Reply #8 on: October 24, 2011 01:19:34 AM »

Honestly I really dislike velvet paintings, but I am now of the firm believe that they should all become dresses because that is gorgeous. Well done

^^^ hahahah that made me stoked. 
Thanks everybody for your thoughts!
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IHeartsTheArts
« Reply #9 on: October 25, 2011 10:54:15 AM »

what a neat idea! I might actually buy a tacky velvet painting next time I go tag sale hunting now...
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