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alhrayth
« on: October 03, 2009 02:35:38 AM »

So one day I was walking through some shops and spotted a lovely, loooooong skirt in a soft, strange polka dotted fabric with satin details... marked down 70%... mine!! I was not really planning on fitting into the skirt, but when I tried it on... it did! well, it would have, if I were 15 cm taller! but since the waist was ok, I proceeded in hacking off the bottom tier to have a wearable skirt and a pile of scraps...
But I liked the polka dotted fabric... so I went and found a more or less matching fabric because the polka dots would cover my front only and I was not going to go around half naked... and totally winged my way to a wearable top:

sorry for the craptastic pics, I don't know what was wrong with my camera... these are the only ones I saved!


(sorry for the weird angle I'm standing, t does in real life fit quite well and the zip can be done up to the top, I noticed it wasn't only after I'd already changed into something else and was too lazy to re-take the pics)


I like the neckline...


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« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2009 08:55:36 AM »

That is completely awesome! Very well done  Grin
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Le Mieux
« Reply #2 on: October 04, 2009 01:08:11 AM »

wow i love it! i love the neckine too, and the straps are awesome. Great recon!
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« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2009 12:46:22 AM »

wow! it's very pretty!
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