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Checkered Summer Dress

Added Aug 6, 2008

by treeedom

Bay Area, Califo...

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Description

This was such a great find! I went to goodwill and decided to look for cool fabrics and items I could redo. I came across this green checkered dress with these lovely buttons. I am a button whore and any chance I get to buy some I do! So, this dress was way too big for me and it has these huge shoulder pads, but I knew it could be something cute that suited me. I got to drawing and I came up with a wonderful summer or evening dress.

Material Notes

Recycled: cotton dress, buttons, and elastic. New: elastic for the top.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Credits

Me and goodwill

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    Jul 22, 2010, 07.36 AMby katie-1

    Cute!

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    Oct 7, 2008, 02.58 PMby justmica

    Love this…

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    Aug 6, 2008, 06.48 PMby silkhem

    cute!!!!

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    Aug 6, 2008, 02.09 PMby polychromatin

    Very sweet! The buttons are indeed great!

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    Aug 6, 2008, 11.27 AMby adgentry

    Very cute! A bit retro, too. Nice remake.

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    Aug 6, 2008, 11.02 AMby treeedom

    no, but found it used and i wear it all the time!

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    Aug 6, 2008, 10.59 AMby ohjoy

    I love those colrs its a dorable, great job? Did you make the belt as well?

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