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1  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / White floral dress.. i pretty much love it (pic hefty) on: January 12, 2009 08:37:43 PM
I got this fabric from the scrap bin at the thrift shop at the humane society.  I showed my guy and asked him what I should make with it.. he replied "curtains? it reminds me of my grandma's couch..", i said, "oh.. I was thinking a dress haha". We both like how it turned out.. well at least he said he liked it hahaha!

i used Simplicity 3774 and just shortened the skirt a bit.  Cheesy enjoy!

close up of bodice

close up of fabric

Let me know what you think  Wink
2  CLOTHING / Sewing Pattern Reviews / McCall's 5358 apron on: December 20, 2007 11:45:27 PM
I thought this pattern turned out really well, and it was uber easy and quick.  I made the first two for my mom for her birthday, and she loves them so much that she stole the pattern from me to make them for her sisters and her friends!  Cheesy The third one is one she made for one of her friends.  It's a little saggy on me because she altered the pattern to make it bigger for a bigger lady. They might look a little wrinkley but oh well. Smiley

3  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Circle Skirts! With freaking AWESOME fabric! on: March 07, 2007 06:06:55 PM
 Smiley these are my first circle skirts, i didnt realize how easy it is! Everyone should have FORTY circle skirts!  Anyways i used this tutorial https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=12439. and i put in non-roll elastic for the waste bands.  the first fabric is a sheet from goodwill and the second is from joannes! YAY!

Sesame Street! ive worn this once and in one day three different people told me they had these sheets as a child Cheesy

DINOSAURS! have i mentioned i LOVE dinosaurs?

Thanks for looking!!!! Wink what do you think?
4  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / My two FAVORITE new shirts! on: July 24, 2006 10:57:40 PM
i made these from New Look 6557 view E which is actually a dress pattern but i lengthened the mid section by four inches and the back panels by six inches and left out the skirt.  This pattern is totally easy and I love the way it turned out as a shirt.

The first one turned out a little too big since i make small seams and they give me like four inches for them;). but i took it in and i like it but as my sister put it "it makes you have old lady boobs" whatever that means. but i went down a size on the blue one and i really like it, i also added some laceyish trim to the bottom

All comments welcome!
5  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / another freaking summer dress:D on: July 09, 2006 07:49:00 PM
this was an old sheet and i liked it and i'm tired of typing because i've been typing all night so i'll try to keep it simple Smiley i used New Look 6557 D but i shortened the skirt a little and left out the strap...

haha i was too lazy to put on a strapless bra

and i couldnt find my slip in my obviously messy room Wink

a close up of the pattern Smiley

thanks for lookinG:) what do you think?
6  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / Cowboys AND Unicorns! what else does a girl need? on: July 09, 2006 07:35:05 PM
the cowboy fabric was a sheet i found at goodwill, and the unicorn fabric came from joannes.

front view... it has an underskirt thingy underneath that makes it a little extra poofy

another one:)

ok i got a little out of control with this skirt and the ribbon and lace and whatnot but i like how it turned out

i did it in like one night so it's not perfect...

i heart it! ... i might like the cowboys more...

What do you think?? Smiley
7  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / blue polka dot cocktail-ish summer dress on: July 09, 2006 07:20:38 PM
i got this fabric at a thrift store and knew it would make a perfect dress so i used New Look 6557 modifying the skirt part

the full dress (excuse my dirty mirror)

side view

skirt pleatedness-ish

hope you like... all feedback welcome Smiley
8  CLOTHING / Clothing: Completed Projects: General / polka dot mini dress!! slightly pic heavy on: July 03, 2006 11:25:11 PM
so i bought this HUGE button up shirt from a second hand store because i loved the pattern, i kind of wipped it together in one day and it's not my best work but i think it's kinda fun  Smiley....










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