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liliv-1
« on: February 19, 2013 02:59:32 PM »

stretch denim dress decorated with white lace and handstiched with thick cotton perle thread
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« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2013 05:01:00 PM »

It looks great.  Denim is never my favorite material to work with so I am super impressed.
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« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2013 05:37:38 PM »

Thank you!
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« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2013 06:20:03 PM »

It looks store-bought! Good job! Did you see the design (lace and hand-stitching) somewhere, or did you come up with it yourself?
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« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2013 07:30:49 PM »

Wow, that is awesome. Welcome to craftster and can't wait to see more.
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« Reply #5 on: February 20, 2013 02:53:33 AM »

Thank you so much for your encouraging comments. I' m glad to be here and see so many awesome creations.
I hadnt seen the exact design somewhere. I started making a plain denim dress, which I never wore because it was so boring!!! Some months after I decided to decorated it. I put the lace to brighten it up and make it more modest (the neckline was a little low). It became much better but still boring. So I did the hand stitching to give it some more white detail, emphasize the seams and create vertical lines which I think make me look slimmer.
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« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2013 10:01:44 AM »

I love it.  It looks so flattering and versatile.  I love all the embellishments you added. 
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« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2013 11:10:45 AM »

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« Reply #8 on: February 20, 2013 04:22:06 PM »

Really cute!!  Handstitched? Wow.  Shocked It really paid off Cheesy
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