aloha new year dress

Added Jan 19, 2012

by mokosha

Beograd, Serbia

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the moment i got invited to a hawaiian theme new years party
i knew i have to make a bombshell dress
sort of inspired with oona’s version
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i started working on it too late, as always
what left me with 6 hours to complete the dress
meaning, no time for muslin or fittings
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also, no time for original skirt for the dress
no way i could finish that one fast with such a slippery fabric
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i was in such a rush
i decided not to try it on during the process
trusting that burda size 38 gonna fit me well as it usually does
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the dress looked fabulous
only one tiny problem – i couldn’t zip it up
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it was time to catch the bus and travel 230 km south
so i just packed it up
with plan to miraculously loose 5 kg over night
and fit in it tomorrow, for the party
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next morning i realized that ain’t gonna happen
luckily, my aunt that lives near by have a sewing machine
so i changed invisible zipper with wider metallic one
and it did the trick
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was it worth all the stress?
i guess not, since i got bored at the party
and fall asleep before midnight and all the new years craze
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see more pics on my blog
mokosha

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For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Material
Chiffon

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    Feb 8, 2012, 08.44 PMby mausflee

    odličan styling, izrada etc, jednom rječju O D L I Č N O !

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      Feb 9, 2012, 01.29 PMby mokosha

      :) hvala

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    Jan 23, 2012, 03.48 AMby chika85

    fab dress!

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    Jan 21, 2012, 11.47 AMby jadealamode

    super cute fabric..love the dress

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    Jan 21, 2012, 11.00 AMby marlalalalere

    love love love the fabric!

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    Jan 20, 2012, 11.29 AMby baka-pepica

    Wow such a nice colors! super ti stoji :)

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      Jan 22, 2012, 09.46 AMby mokosha

      :) hvala matea

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    Jan 19, 2012, 08.57 PMby nellyvdb

    I loved the dress and the story behind, you should show us a pic of the metallic zipper, I’m sure it looked fabulous

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      Jan 22, 2012, 09.46 AMby mokosha

      thanks.. i gonna take a pic of back of the dress and add it soon

  • Ghetto_girl_goes_to_colo__large

    Jan 19, 2012, 07.45 PMby turtlegirl00

    i think its worth it!! yes new years is a bunch of hype but you still have a great dress to wear this summer!! :)
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    • Princezica_large

      Jan 22, 2012, 09.45 AMby mokosha

      thanks.. yup, i can’t wait to wear it again

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    Jan 19, 2012, 06.54 PMby gtangel

    too gorgeous.. you did an awesome job ..

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    • Princezica_large

      Jan 22, 2012, 09.44 AMby mokosha

      thank you very much :)

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    Jan 19, 2012, 06.44 PMby sewingfan1

    Such gorgeous fabric, really suits the style you chose!

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    Jan 19, 2012, 06.17 PMby leahfranqui

    Well, I think it was worth it, it’s gorgeous. Screw the people who wore black, this is awesome.

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      Jan 22, 2012, 09.39 AMby mokosha

      :) thanks leah

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    Jan 19, 2012, 05.19 PMby tirrs

    great job!

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    Jan 19, 2012, 04.38 PMby madebymeg

    love it!

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