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noelle
« on: May 20, 2006 10:01:03 AM »

i finally got around to making this.. it's crepe-back satin. i had to take it up about 7 inches in length because i'm so short. hahaha.  Wink

anyhoo..

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(check out the wallace & gromit bunny under my elbow.. he shivers in fright when you pull his tail!  Cheesy)


pintuck detail


i used vogue 7850, which i think is out of print now. i bought it a year or so ago.
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« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2006 10:10:30 AM »

Cheesy Cheesy Clap for her!!!!! Cheesy Cheesy
What a delightful work. Very beautifully done. Perfect connections...you are a talent.
Congratulations!
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BlueKarma
« Reply #2 on: May 20, 2006 10:18:52 AM »

Great job on those pintucks.

It looks lovely on you!
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« Reply #3 on: May 20, 2006 10:53:07 AM »

Wow, those pintucks are impressive!  Is the matte fabric the reverse of the satin?
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noelle
« Reply #4 on: May 20, 2006 11:32:12 AM »

yes, it's the crepe side.

i can't help myself. every time i go into the fabric store i end up buying more crepe-back satin.
it's just so pretty! verrrry ravelly, though.
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« Reply #5 on: May 20, 2006 12:48:56 PM »

That is gorgeous!! Very pretty bodice and a lovely color/fabric.
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« Reply #6 on: May 20, 2006 03:55:23 PM »

Nice work!
Good attention on the detail work.
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« Reply #7 on: May 20, 2006 06:48:02 PM »

I love that dress and it it such a beautiful color on you!
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« Reply #8 on: May 20, 2006 09:20:03 PM »

The dress is beautiful and it really accentuates your figure nicely.  Great job!
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« Reply #9 on: May 20, 2006 09:21:02 PM »

Totally awesome. Fantastic job dealing with bias satin!!!  Shocked I am so impressed!!!
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