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« on: August 17, 2009 12:28:28 PM »

I found this brown velvet dress at a thrift store for $1, and turned it into something pretty! I cut off the collar and made it into a ruffle, then sewed it on the back after altering the neckline a little. Then I also altered the back (where the original neckline was) to make a deep V.  I can't wait until fall so I can wear it!



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« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2009 12:54:05 PM »

Very nice!  I like the ruffle and low back - very stylish!


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« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2009 01:42:24 PM »

This is VERY cute! A girl after my own heart Tongue! In spring I always make things for summer.. in summer always things for fall.. Then I get overly excited for the next season! ha ha :]!

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« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2009 10:20:56 AM »

Very nice!  I like the ruffle and low back - very stylish!

I totally agree! I love how you took out the button part, it looks like some designer dress now!

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