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Green Goddess

Added Jul 1, 2008

by lequeenbre

Camden, New Jers...

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Description

Flower dress. Yellow is the ovule (I think that’s what you call it) and the leafs/petals are in green. I did everything myself from the sketch to the sewing. I hand stitched/embroidered each leaf’s veins, each individual leaf took me over 1 hour to finish with a total of 33 leafs. I also mainly put the entire bottom part (leafs) by hand so that it can look more flowy and not so stiff.

Material Notes

yellow in 100% silk.
green in suede.

Difficulty

Novice

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    Sep 11, 2008, 06.06 AMby mmmrphs

    So much fun!!!

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    Jul 2, 2008, 02.50 PMby milkyway

    OMG it is a really nice dress, super original, I like it very much. How patient you are!! But it really worth it

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    Jul 2, 2008, 06.33 AMby carlatv

    Very Cute Dress!

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    Jul 2, 2008, 01.27 AMby anajan

    So original! The interesting thing about this dress is that it’s actually wearable. The leaf embroidery is a perfect detail. I’m so impressed with your patience and effort to hand stich and embroider the leafs. What was the occasion for creating such an unusual dress?

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    Jul 1, 2008, 09.34 PMby camilaustral

    wow! super cute dress!!! i love it, i would wear it on the street.. maybe not, but i would wear it every single chance i have. i’m favorite-ing this ;)

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