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The dress that almost did me in

The dress that almost did me in

Old 10-26-2014, 04:23 PM
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Here is the "play" dress that almost drove me crazy if not for the Christmas tree skirt that gave me respite! Trying to sew with 5/8 seam allowances was almost impossible and reducing an adult size six to a child's size six was ridiculous. Anyway it is done and she loves it.. Even found some old jewelry to finish off the look. Just need to make some belt loops to keep the medallion at the Empire line.
I m sticking to quilting.
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Old 10-26-2014, 04:28 PM
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What a beautiful princess! She looks gorgeous.
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Old 10-26-2014, 04:32 PM
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She looks gorgeous! Not a bad job! I understand though. My nieces prom dress was altered from a size 16 to a size 6. They wanted to save money. Now that dress was a disaster.
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Old 10-26-2014, 04:35 PM
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Beautiful little girl! Bet she thinks you are a super hero!
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Old 10-26-2014, 04:54 PM
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Very much worth your efforts, a beautiful dress for an adorable girl, nice work!
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Old 10-26-2014, 04:55 PM
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It came out very nice and she looks very pleased
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Old 10-26-2014, 05:03 PM
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how proud is she?? it came out beautifully. excellent job!
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Great job! She looks proud to wear your work!
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Old 10-27-2014, 02:36 AM
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Worth every nano second - just look at all that love!!! She is beautiful BTW.
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Old 10-27-2014, 03:02 AM
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Beautiful girl and dress. I no longer sew clothes and haven't for many years. All I make now are quilts.
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