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Congratulations to Gertie!

She received the most votes in the Malissa Cocktail Dress Variation Contest! Not bad for a first time upload! Her red silk jersey variation received 304 votes, in second place Mirela‘s great variation (bottom right) with 253 votes and with third place Prudencerabbit’s great green dress (bottom left) with 114 votes. Thank you to everyone who voted and submitted their work, this has been our most successful contest yet!

Gertie will have her dress photographed in our photoshoot, receive a look book, get cards or the dress and receive all the high res pictures from the shoot.
Congrats again Gertie!

22 Comments

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    Oct 7, 2008, 06.57 PMby nenequeen

    I love it. Looks fantastic. Congratulations.

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    Oct 6, 2008, 04.21 AMby carottesauvage

    Congratulations Gertie! I love your version!

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    Oct 6, 2008, 01.14 AMby jellybean

    Yes, congratulations Gertie. And well done Mirela and Prudencerabbit.

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    Oct 5, 2008, 07.58 PMby allygally

    These were my three top picks as well! Congratulations!! All three are beauties, loved seeing what you all came up with.

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    Oct 5, 2008, 05.24 PMby aliish

    Yeah, I’m so happy for you! This is hands down my fav. variation.

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    Oct 4, 2008, 07.11 PMby scheryka

    Congrats, Gertie. I entered the contest too and actually voted for you. This was my first contest and I will certainly try again! Your dress is very pretty and you done a great job!

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    Oct 4, 2008, 08.03 AMby sawa

    These were my three favorites too! And Gertie’s is the cutest, love it!

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    Oct 3, 2008, 11.22 PMby cadetdee

    Well done what a lovely choice!

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    Oct 3, 2008, 11.09 AMby jmhair

    My THREE FAVORITES! Congrats!

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    Oct 3, 2008, 05.34 AMby missb-1

    Congrats to all three. Beautiful dresses!

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    Oct 3, 2008, 04.09 AMby susisonne

    Beautiful dresses, congratulations everyone!

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    Oct 3, 2008, 12.05 AMby victors

    congtatulations to all, and well done gertie!

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    Oct 2, 2008, 08.02 PMby live2exist

    Gertie, Congrats!!! The dress is gorgeous.

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    Oct 2, 2008, 07.38 PMby sunnyb64

    These were my three favorites as well— congrats to all of you!

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    Oct 2, 2008, 07.29 PMby gertie

    Oh my gosh!!! Thank you, friends! What an honor. I thought all the other entries were amazing! There were truly many awesome creations, so I applaud them all. xoxo Gertie

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    Oct 2, 2008, 07.14 PMby mirela

    Congratulations Gertie! Katie, yours was my favorite! MJB14 sorry you weren’t in there, I really liked your version too. I also recall a gorgeous gray dress with beading at the neckline, I really wish to see all the creation again. Thanks to all those 253 votes!!!! I already have professional photos that my dear husband took :)

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    Oct 2, 2008, 06.06 PMby karencilla

    Oh my those were three of my top 5 favorites!! CONGRATULATIONS girls!

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    Oct 2, 2008, 03.55 PMby prudencerabbit

    Congratulations, Gertie!! I really like your variation, and everyone else’s creations were great, too.

    I’m actually the creator of the green dress. . . I think the mix-up is because my real name is Katie G, but my internet alter-ego is prudencerabbit. ;)

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    Oct 2, 2008, 02.29 PMby mjb14

    Congratulations Ladies.

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    Oct 2, 2008, 02.15 PMby ghainskom

    Believe it or not, this were my three favorites. Yes! Congratulations!

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    Oct 2, 2008, 01.20 PMby oonaballoona

    congratulations everyone!

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    Oct 2, 2008, 01.08 PMby elneenya

    Congratulations, Gertie! I knew you’d win!

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