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loreleiariadne
« on: February 22, 2006 10:33:54 PM »

So I was nominated as the 2006 Outstanding Undergraduate, and I have to go to a fancy-shmancy dinner, have nothing to wear, and no money to solve that problem.  My best solution, this:



to this:



over this:


Ok, so this dress isn't reconned, but I made it!!

Do y'all think it'll fly?
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« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2006 10:46:46 PM »

I think it's lovely, the shrug and the dress. Grin I probably can't tell that both of them were hand-sewn! Smiley

Congratulations on the nomination, too!
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« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2006 06:27:13 AM »

Congratulations!!  I think they are both lovely and you will look wonderful.  Have a great time!
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« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2006 06:39:02 AM »

They are both lovely and look great on you. Congrats on the award and your mad crafty skills Grin
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« Reply #4 on: February 23, 2006 07:03:20 AM »

I think it'll work great, and very nice redo of the turtleneck. Congrats on the award nomination!
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« Reply #5 on: February 23, 2006 07:17:31 AM »

Both the shrug and the dress are Fab! Great job. Love them! Is the dress from a pattern? or your own design?
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« Reply #6 on: February 23, 2006 07:44:21 AM »

Thanks everyone!!

theatregirl25 - I used a pattern on this one because it was the first dress I ever made. I wish I could tell you which pattern it was, but I can't find the pattern!  It was one of the $1.87 patterns from Wal-Mart.
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« Reply #7 on: February 23, 2006 08:22:16 PM »

that dress is SO cute
I love it

and I think I'll have to go make a shrug like that... if you don't mind me stealing your idea
 
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« Reply #8 on: March 20, 2006 09:54:37 PM »

Pretty! Good job.
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