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« on: July 12, 2004 12:25:39 PM »

I was wondering if anyone had made the RAAR grr ugggh reconstructed "color block sundress" from the latest issue (june/july) of Budget Living magazine.
(for those of you who haven't seen it, it's not on thier website, but i can scan it and post it if you'd like)

i eat this dress, and do alot of reconstructing of old T's, so i am so excited to make this.
just wanted to know if you'd tried it and if there is anything i should know/do that isn't it thier directions. or perhaps, better ways to go about making it, etc.

(does this make sense? sorry--i just woke up).
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« Reply #1 on: July 12, 2004 04:34:23 PM »

I haven't seen it, but I'd eat to see the pic. I really like BL, but my store only carries it at random times, so I can't always get it (including that issue). I should subscribe, but haven't quite gotten around to it!
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« Reply #2 on: July 12, 2004 05:41:57 PM »

ok, here is a picture, it scanned kinda funny, but it works. i tried to scan the instructions but i don't know if you'll be able to read em at all. It looks pretty easy, i was just wondering if anyone had actually made it yet.



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« Reply #3 on: July 12, 2004 07:00:57 PM »

What does BL stand for?
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« Reply #4 on: July 12, 2004 07:03:15 PM »

I think it's Budget Living
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« Reply #5 on: July 12, 2004 07:54:30 PM »

Yup, BL is short for Budget Living Magazine. And that is one of the coolest dresses I've seen!
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« Reply #6 on: July 13, 2004 01:17:37 PM »

i know, right. i need one more shirt to make it, hopefully i'll find one today at the thrift store. then i'll let you know how it goes.
i revamp so many old shirts, i'm almost mad i didn't think of this myself.
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« Reply #7 on: July 29, 2004 10:18:25 PM »

so, i finally tried this last night--i got the skirt done, but didn't like the way the top shirt looked--the colors didn't go well together, but the skirt looks great, and actually, this pile of flesh is really versitile, and you could do so much more, like use sheets or other random fabrics. i'll try to post some pictures when i'm done.
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