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« on: January 22, 2013 06:08:48 PM »

Hello Craftsters!

A while ago my brother found a cool looking table cloth at a thrift store and gave it to me to do something with. A few days ago I woke up and realized winter break is almost over, and I haven't sewn a thing! So I decided to use that table cloth along with the pattern for cinderellas bodice from halloween and a simple gathered square for the skirt. I improvised the sleeves and am pretty satisfied with them. I'm also happy with the way the pattern turned out, I tried kinda hard to mirror the design, especially on the back and it turned out pretty decent.








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« Reply #1 on: January 22, 2013 06:27:23 PM »

That is stunning.  The pattern matching over the zipper is amazing!
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« Reply #2 on: January 22, 2013 06:40:12 PM »

You did a wonderful job. This is definitely a dress I would be happy to wear. What a great brother you have that keeps an eye out for thrift finds like this cloth!
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« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2013 06:42:28 PM »

this is too cute! I love the upcycling. And that fabric totally screams "make me into a dress!"
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« Reply #4 on: January 22, 2013 07:20:10 PM »

Thank you all so much! I really appreciate it!  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: January 22, 2013 08:37:40 PM »

What a great transformation!! I really like how you aligned the flowers in the back. It makes such an interesting detail.
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« Reply #6 on: January 23, 2013 05:32:10 AM »

Goodness, that is quite a transformation!
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« Reply #7 on: January 23, 2013 10:08:39 AM »

fabulous
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« Reply #8 on: January 23, 2013 10:23:57 AM »

Very pretty! Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: January 28, 2013 05:37:45 PM »

amazing dress ! I love it
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« Reply #10 on: January 29, 2013 09:19:31 AM »

This is beautifully done! Good idea, mixing the pattern top too, lol. Love the fabric. Smiley
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« Reply #11 on: January 30, 2013 10:51:53 AM »

Looks like a much better dress than a tablecloth Tongue
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