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« on: May 09, 2013 01:28:20 PM »

A few weeks ago, I went to Hobby Lobby to get an easel. I left Hobby Lobby with four yards of fabric, a new dress pattern, new needles for my sewing machine, and no easel. Thus, the space dress was born!



Upon opening the pattern and beginning to cut out the pieces, I discovered that it has pockets. I fell in love all over again!



I also love the collar.



I made this dress from Simplicity pattern 1755. Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2013 02:27:23 PM »

super cute! love the fabric and the dress pattern, you did a great job. Last year i moved and I no longer have a hobby lobby near me, and I hate it but in the long run I figure its probably a good thing because I have so many trips like the one you described where i went in for one thing and came out with 12 other things that had nothing to do with my original plans.

I've been cleaning out my fabric stash recently and i found some space fabric with a very similar pattern, of course my first thought was "this needs to be a dress" but then I thought it might look goofy, but seeing your dress look so awsome i think i've been inspired to turn mine into a dress after all  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2013 02:35:29 PM »

Thank you, and yay! Cheesy I'm glad to have inspired you. I bet it will look awesome! I love using unusual fabrics to make dresses and such. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2013 02:59:53 PM »

Super cute fabric and you turned it into such a great dress.
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« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2013 05:00:59 PM »

Pinned! I desperately want to make a dress like this. Wonderful job!
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« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2013 06:05:23 PM »

Ah, I want this. So glad you shared the pattern number because now I am determined to make this, probably in this avengers fabric I have. Yours is absolutely adorable, great job! Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: May 09, 2013 08:05:50 PM »

That is an adorable dress with the fabric you chose!  It looks really great on you  Grin Great job
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« Reply #7 on: May 09, 2013 09:08:06 PM »

Super charming and so flattering.  I love that it has pockets.  You did a great job!
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« Reply #8 on: May 09, 2013 09:14:54 PM »

Very cute dress!
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« Reply #9 on: May 10, 2013 12:29:56 AM »

This makes me think of Ms. Frizzle, and that makes it somehow magically more awesome than it already is! That pattern looks so great! I love that it has pockets, and the fabric is just perfect!
I am sure you'll get that easel eventually Wink
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