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Topic: Bubble Dress skirt base made from cardboard, top from broken sea shells  (Read 4621 times)
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« on: October 22, 2010 02:54:39 PM »

Last March we had a fashion show at my school. Well our theme was Atlantis, so basicly I decided to create a bubble (it orginally wasnt going to be that big but thats how it turned out) The top part is made from an old shirt, plastic sea shells broken up by a hammer, felt and for the halter part rope.  The bottom is made from cardboard and a metal waist band thing, and covered in felt, some sea shells, and the sand part is an old towel.
**This was made sophomore year of high school so its nothing near perfect**
Top(almost finished):

All outfit together:

Another outfit picture showing how big it really is:

Bottom (carboard stage):

Bottom covered in blue felt(before the sand and orange coral:

Comments, critques, questions  are greatly appricated! Thanks

« Last Edit: June 12, 2011 09:42:48 PM by calvinlover16 » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2010 08:17:06 PM »

Wow!  That's really impressive and I love the in progress pics!  It shows how much work went into that!

Progress not perfection.

« Reply #2 on: October 23, 2010 05:05:24 PM »

Wowza! That's pretty awesome!

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« Reply #3 on: June 12, 2011 09:45:13 PM »

Thank you for the kind words it means a lot. Everything that it was made from we had around the house. The shells were fake and crushed in a bag with a hammer. It took quite a bit of time but it was worth it.  Smiley

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« Reply #4 on: June 21, 2011 06:22:09 AM »

this is incredible.  i love it!

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« Reply #5 on: September 10, 2011 04:03:21 PM »

Blupaisan: Thanks! I still have the top but the skirt got ruined because a dog attacked it.   Undecided

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