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« on: May 03, 2006 01:49:35 PM »

Hi everyone!...Here is a picture of my prom dress that my grandmother made.  She asked me to get comment of what other people thought of it...and I only remember about 4 of them....so I am asking the craftsters for help.  I figured its the least I could do after her spending over 30 hours of sewing time on a dress that had 146 steps.  For future refrences...dont make this dress...or have anyone make this dress........unless you want to be constantly cussed out until its finished....Thanks in advance..

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« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2006 01:53:45 PM »

That is stunning! I'm working on my prom dress right now, and earlier in the year that pattern was in the running... until I looked at the instructions. Tell your grandmother that she's highly skilled and that the work payed off!
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« Reply #2 on: May 03, 2006 02:34:56 PM »

Very pretty. It looks INCREDIBLY professional, I can't see a single flaw.
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« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2006 02:38:20 PM »

It looks amaazzing on you. I wish I had someone who loved me enough to spend that kind of time on me. What are you wearing underneath to combat the opaqueness? or is that a lining?
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« Reply #4 on: May 03, 2006 04:19:00 PM »

Oh wow, that's incredible! Can I move in with you and call her Grandma too??  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: May 03, 2006 04:24:55 PM »

you look great, what an awesome dress, your grandmother is very talented and Patient too!!!
Hope u had a great time Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: May 03, 2006 07:53:31 PM »

It looks amaazzing on you. I wish I had someone who loved me enough to spend that kind of time on me. What are you wearing underneath to combat the opaqueness? or is that a lining?

its an ugly orange brown seventiyish looking lining...lol......
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« Reply #7 on: May 03, 2006 08:40:38 PM »

Wow. Wow. Wow. Tell Grandma I said "wow".
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« Reply #8 on: May 04, 2006 12:32:44 AM »

It's really beautiful!
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« Reply #9 on: May 04, 2006 12:40:45 AM »

that's so pretty!  i'd love to be able to make my own formal (as we call it here) dress!

you're grandma must be really talented!!
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