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Black and white combinations...

Added Aug 18, 2011

by emilief

Paris, France

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These are too little projects I made before moving to Montral but didn’t had time to take pictures of it.

The top part was a tunic/dress. You know that kind of clothing that is too short for a dress and too long to be a flattering tunic + this one had really low armhole, you could see the side of your bra plus a bit of the skin bellow the bra, really low I’m telling you! So I cut it in two parts, I now have a racer back top and a small tube top.

The skirt was a big polyester kaftan I bought at H&M for 3euros. I just cut a rectangle in it and gathered it with an elastic at the waist.

I like the combination of the two black and white prints together + I can play with the racer back and the tube top, wear them together, wear the tube as a belt or a cowl,… Add a black racer back top and you get even more combinations.

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    Aug 23, 2011, 03.01 AMby kelepso

    Very nice!

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    Aug 21, 2011, 04.58 PMby aleah

    Just… brilliant.

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    Aug 20, 2011, 12.56 AMby madebymeg

    i LOVE the mix of prints—i’ve been really attracted to black and white fabric lately so maybe i’ll give that a try. and you were very creative with the outfit combinations!

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    Aug 19, 2011, 04.10 PMby emilief

    Thank you :)

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    Aug 19, 2011, 03.48 PMby nataliesews

    I love the fabric! Very cute.

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    Aug 19, 2011, 03.04 PMby leebrux

    The two prints look amazing together! Love the idea of refashioning a kaftan into a skirt!

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    Aug 19, 2011, 07.51 AMby emily-marie

    LOVE these two together! fantastic outfit.

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    Aug 18, 2011, 10.22 PMby MientjiB

    So clever!

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    Aug 18, 2011, 09.40 PMby dborecky

    Great refashion!

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    Aug 18, 2011, 07.11 PMby cyndi-de-crafti

    Cute! I like the print very much. :)

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