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« on: October 17, 2013 08:10:50 AM »

I've made a number of dresses for people invited to a wedding but never for the bride herself, so I was thrilled when this flamenco dancer bride approached me ..

I crocheted the bruges lace sleeves and used a mix of materials for the dress. Enjoyed it from start to finish!



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« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2013 08:26:08 AM »

Oh wow, gorgeous dress!
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« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2013 09:52:14 AM »

beautiful work.  What is it like sewing crochet to fabric?
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« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2013 10:07:11 AM »

What an amazing and fun dress. I love that you crocheted the sleeves.
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« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2013 11:18:17 AM »

beautiful work.  What is it like sewing crochet to fabric?

Thanks a lot! I carefully hand stitched the sleeves to the dress, no trouble at all.
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« Reply #5 on: October 17, 2013 06:41:02 PM »

This is so gorgeous!
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« Reply #6 on: October 17, 2013 06:44:21 PM »

that is absolutely lovely!  you did an amazing job.   Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: October 18, 2013 12:02:59 AM »

They've said it all about that awesome dress. I think you are incredible!!! Crochet and fabric? Beautiful.
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« Reply #8 on: October 18, 2013 02:01:32 AM »

Wow, the dress looks incredible and I love all the detail in your crochet.
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Gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous!
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