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« Reply #10 on: July 02, 2013 10:03:52 AM »

Love the topstitching!!

Thank you! I was watching my spool of thread like a hawk as I did my last line of topstitching. I think I had literally just a few feet of thread left!
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« Reply #11 on: July 02, 2013 10:06:35 AM »

I think it is great that you were you were able to solve your fitting issue and that it turned out to be a "bonus" detail down the front!  That is what I love best about sewing...you can make your own modifications for fit and style!

I think it is a modern take on the LBD...it would be darling with a shrug or cardigan when the weather gets cooler...and a change of accessories will also change the look...

Very cute and practical LBD!  Love it!

Thanks! You're definitely right that it's a very modern take on the LBD. I originally bought this pattern intending to do it in black and white houndstooth with red tulle. But then I saw this challenge and realized I didn't have an LBD and it would look good in black and a bright color anyway. Voila!
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« Reply #12 on: July 02, 2013 10:07:21 AM »

beautiful dress.  I love the purple details.

Thank you! I typically don't go for purple, but I think it worked out quite well.
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« Reply #13 on: July 04, 2013 11:06:26 AM »

It's so very cute! I LOVE your take on the challenge.
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« Reply #14 on: July 05, 2013 08:34:07 PM »

It's so very cute! I LOVE your take on the challenge.

Thank you! I am super happy with it!
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« Reply #15 on: July 18, 2013 07:50:10 AM »

I love the purple contrast stitching. Great job, and it looks lovely on you.
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« Reply #16 on: July 18, 2013 03:44:30 PM »

I love the purple contrast stitching. Great job, and it looks lovely on you.
Thank you so very much.
And a huge thank you to everyone who voted for me! Cheesy
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« Reply #17 on: July 19, 2013 07:55:33 AM »

congrats on winning the challenge!

I am so proud of you for venturing out with your sewing! Grin

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« Reply #18 on: July 19, 2013 03:25:46 PM »

Congrats on winning the challenge rebecnik and enjoy wearing your wonderful dress!!
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rebecnik
« Reply #19 on: July 20, 2013 07:47:25 AM »

congrats on winning the challenge!

I am so proud of you for venturing out with your sewing! Grin

Thank you! I made a wrap skirt a week ago or so and need to take pictures. Smiley

Congrats on winning the challenge rebecnik and enjoy wearing your wonderful dress!!

Thank you! Enjoy wearing yours as well; I love it!
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