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Topic: Clearance Dress to Skirt Refashion  (Read 1447 times)
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domesticblisssquared
« on: May 06, 2013 08:40:26 PM »

I found a $4 dress on clearance and loved the fabric.  But it was a little frumpy and I could never style it right.  So I converted it from this:


to this:


I gave more detail (step by step) here: http://www.domesticblisssquared.com/2013/05/dress-to-skirt-refashion.html

It was an easy project and I'll definitely be converting more dresses to skirts!
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« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2013 08:57:01 PM »

It makes a really cute skirt.
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« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2013 07:18:22 AM »

Frumpy to fab. You couldn't buy the material for that price.
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« Reply #3 on: December 04, 2013 01:34:01 PM »

You've combined my 2 favorite things...clearance and reusing clothing to make other clothes. The results are great!!!
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