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Where the HELL is my chiffon?


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« on: May 07, 2011 06:53:40 AM »

This is a costume I made for the dance studio where I work.  We have princess parties for the little ones and the adults running the party dress as the various Disney princesses.  The previous dress was a horrible store bought dress, so the recipient was VERY happy to get this one! The satin used was really difficult to get a good picture, so bear with me  Smiley


Detail shot: I hand sewed sequins to the front of the bodice and the shoulder...thingy.  Yes, that's a technical term... This one is also closest to the real color.





Thanks for looking, let me know what you think!

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« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2011 07:02:27 AM »

Beautiful! Did you use a pattern, or just wing it?
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« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2011 09:22:23 AM »

Thanks! I used McCalls 5731, but made lots of changes (no sleeves, made the skirt 4 panels instead of 6, taking out some of the 6+ inches of ease built into the pattern)
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jillrbassett
« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2012 12:55:49 PM »

This is beautiful! Is there any particular reason you chose to omit the scallops of her dress? Maybe for ease of dancing?
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MissGoguen91
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2013 06:23:26 PM »

Wow, this is gorgeous!!! I wish I could sew Sad Belle is the princess I relate to the most. Very nice dress!
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