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Topic: Refashioned Grandma Dress  (Read 1732 times)
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everythingemme
« on: April 20, 2012 10:00:43 AM »

This dress more or less fit me but just wasn't quite my style.  And you can't tell from the pictures but this dress was very sheer. I didn't take any pictures as I was refashioning it but I basically removed the bottom of the dress that had the panels on it.  To keep it modest, I added lining, and then I added elastic around the waistband.  The waistband is kind of bulky so I might rework that but I think I made this skirt just in time for floral trend explosion. 



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Antidigger
« Reply #1 on: April 21, 2012 12:56:11 AM »

It looks cool as a skirt now and I like the waistband.
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« Reply #2 on: April 21, 2012 07:26:34 PM »

Really great job redoing this dress.  I think my mom has some old dresses I could refashion like this. Thanks for the post!
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