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Topic: Vintage Yellow Tulle Lace Gown Repair  (Read 1771 times)
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« on: February 08, 2016 07:35:35 AM »

Here is another gown repair I recently completed. This had a tear in the lace overlay in the middle of the back of the gown. Most likely this happened when the young lady wearing it put her shoe heal through the lace. This one is not quite as old as the last one, it's from the 1950's.
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Here is the back view of the gown after the repair.
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And here is the front view.
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This is such a sweet gown. Hopefully it will now be worn again. Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2016 08:23:10 AM »

Wow! You're a miracle worker! Standing back one would never notice there had been a repair.
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Very good work!
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« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2016 09:51:23 AM »

Looks great! I would have never known there was a repair.
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« Reply #4 on: February 09, 2016 03:19:26 PM »

Thank you all for your comments. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: February 10, 2016 02:54:00 AM »

That is amazing, you are so talented!
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« Reply #6 on: February 10, 2016 07:34:21 AM »

Great job! You really can't tell it was repaired at all.
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« Reply #7 on: January 16, 2017 08:54:25 AM »

Wow, it's just gorgeous.
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