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« Reply #10 on: April 27, 2012 01:38:51 AM »

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« Reply #11 on: April 27, 2012 04:24:58 AM »

Wowza! This dress is amazing! I love all the different bits of lace and details.
One bit of constructive criticism.. That plastic circular thingy on the back doesn't fit with the dress. It sticks out and that's all I can see when I look at the back. It takes away from the overall genius of your creation. Maybe it's because it's white on the black fabric it really stands out. Or maybe it's the size or because it's plastic. I don't know it just doesn't fit. Great job overall!!! Love it!
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« Reply #12 on: April 27, 2012 11:15:33 AM »

That is so freaking cool!
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« Reply #13 on: April 27, 2012 12:35:36 PM »

Hitting "This Rocks" because this is so awesome!
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« Reply #14 on: April 27, 2012 07:23:53 PM »

Beautifully balanced in a totally asymmetrical way! This kind of thing isn't easy to do, and harder to do well, so I'm really in awe of what you've done. And while I get what AkronIndyCraft means about the white plastic spool on the back, I don't really agree that it's out of place there. It kind of serves the same purpose as the bold black-and-white t-shirt lettering - it keeps your eye moving and keeps it from being too aesthetically "comfortable". But as it does physically stick out, I can imagine it'll prove to be annoying when you're wearing it!

Any chance of a modelling photo? I bet this looks amazing on you!

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« Reply #15 on: April 28, 2012 09:36:57 PM »

This is freakin' phenomenal!  Love Love love!  Gibbous style is so hard to get right, and you totally nailed it!
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« Reply #16 on: April 28, 2012 10:43:53 PM »

this dress is marvelous! It's like a stash busting memory dress! Kudos to you and this totally rocks!
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« Reply #17 on: April 29, 2012 04:57:58 AM »

I LOVE it! The zipper and all the pretty little details! Cheesy
Am not usually into lace, but this is so nice, love the skirt Wink
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« Reply #18 on: April 29, 2012 05:18:06 AM »

Love it <3!!
I wanted to do a dress like this, too but I never knew how to start, so it's great to read your blog entry and how you done it. It's a great idea to use a bra to start of!
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« Reply #19 on: April 29, 2012 07:36:52 AM »

This is totally AMAZING! Well done on completing it, I have like three of these sitting unfinished in a big bag in my studio! lol. I love all the details and how bold it is! If you plan on making another we'd LOVE to see you over on our sew-along thread Cheesy:D:D http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=354356.0
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