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Topic: From curtains to corset! (A little pic heavy)  (Read 1893 times)
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« on: November 04, 2011 10:02:01 AM »

So I used part of a pattern that was for a halloween costume for the corset part. And I used remnant scraps from some curtains I shortened for a friend.
This is the curtain material. A nice burgundy. And I did a lining in silver lining material.
View of it mostly finished

This is a view once the finishing silver trim was added

close up of the trim

Close up of the back lacing, with silver ribbon

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« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2011 10:05:41 AM »

love the contrast of the silver with the burgundy... very nicely done!

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« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2011 10:56:37 AM »

This is beautiful!!  You have lovely sewing skills and your color choices are so pretty.  Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2011 11:30:22 AM »

I love it when someone else can see something new out of the old. I do this myself. I buy clothes in bulk and repurpose them. Great job! Well done!

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