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« on: March 08, 2014 05:12:29 AM »



After a month and a half of work, here is my new dress.

It's done with knit, from the book Alabama Studio Studio + Design.



I'm a bit disappointed as my knit was not stretchy, and the dress is a tad small. But well, it's done so I better enjoy it !

More pics on my blog : http://theaoz.wordpress.com/2014/03/08/robe-grise-bleue-alabamin-style/[img]
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« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2014 06:48:13 AM »

Wow! Great job, and way to go on all the hand sewing.
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« Reply #2 on: March 08, 2014 11:22:27 AM »

Wow, this is incredible! I love the look of all the hand stitching. Blown away.
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« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2014 11:47:02 AM »

Beautiful! Way to go for finishing such a big project.
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« Reply #4 on: March 08, 2014 11:00:34 PM »

Interesting technique, I like the result.
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« Reply #5 on: March 11, 2014 01:45:14 PM »

Thanks to all for your nice comments, it's really nice to do.
I really like the meditative gesture.

I need to redo the collar and arms, but apart from that, I think I'm going to be really happy to wear it !!!
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« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2014 08:51:42 PM »

Beautiful work! Wonderful details.
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« Reply #7 on: April 30, 2014 05:28:29 PM »

wow ! this is epic , thats an amazing amount of hand sewing and I LOVE the effect it has . almost like eyelette lace . great work
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« Reply #8 on: May 13, 2014 01:26:59 PM »

I would not have the patients
nicely don!!
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You must have the patience of a saint! It's fantastic!
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