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Topic: Tartan love part two: tunic/dress/westwood obsession  (Read 3612 times)
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Turnip
« on: September 09, 2008 03:09:05 PM »

made after longing after a westwood dress i cannot afford at 315 Sad Scoured eBay for a similar fabric and an altered burdastyle pattern called Lydia i made this:


on the hanger





closeup of the neckline

and all it cost me was 30, and i have more of the fabric so shall be feeding the westwood habit again with a fitted top ^^

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« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2008 03:48:22 PM »

Can you post a pic or link to the inspiration? Great job! Yay for crafty-ness! Grin
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« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2008 04:02:09 PM »

Oh wow! You did a really fantastic job!
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« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2008 10:21:01 PM »

Love the neckline - does it "stay" or move around.   It really does look a lot like the inspiration piece.  good job.

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« Reply #4 on: September 09, 2008 11:50:29 PM »

your dress looks exactly like the westwood one...you did awesome Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: September 10, 2008 07:07:46 AM »

WOW! Beautiful dress and what a great job.
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« Reply #6 on: September 11, 2008 06:57:22 PM »

Very Westwood! I'm impressed!
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« Reply #7 on: September 11, 2008 08:53:47 PM »

I love Viv Westwood and you did a GREAT job on the dress!!!
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« Reply #8 on: September 12, 2008 03:49:38 PM »

It's gorgeous and really flatters you!
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« Reply #9 on: September 12, 2008 05:48:32 PM »

I love it! It is ridiculously similar to the VW dress; great job!
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