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Half recycled Azalea

Added Apr 4, 2008

by surfingonalemon

Wood Dale, Illin...

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Description

This is the first dress I’ve ever sewn. The under dress is made from my fiance’s old T shirts. Too bad it looks moo-moo ish. I’ll still wear it haha.

Material Notes

Linens and cotton

Difficulty

Novice

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    May 20, 2008, 01.27 PMby surfingonalemon

    it came out too big so I cut it up and made purses for my mom and grandma. It was a good learning experience though.

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    Apr 9, 2008, 12.56 PMby Sara Nealis

    This dress is adorable! And Im sure that it looks very cute on you!!!!

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    Apr 7, 2008, 08.36 PMby surfingonalemon

    Thanks everyone :) The old t shirt thing did make it pretty comfy. Luckily my guy has a closet full of huge promotional tees just waiting for me to hack up and sew back together.

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    Apr 7, 2008, 12.47 PMby shiba

    i wear moo-moos. (and tuck them into my pants.)

    this fabric is great!!!!!

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    Apr 7, 2008, 12.11 AMby nikkishell

    lovely!!

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    Apr 6, 2008, 07.09 PMby whitetigerlily711

    the fabric is my favorite

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    Apr 6, 2008, 06.42 PMby reneebeth

    It’s darling! not like a mumu in my opinion. Old t-shirts…that sounds really soft and comfortable. nice job!

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    Apr 5, 2008, 05.01 AMby sewingmamma

    I think you have made a great looking dress and I love your recycling idea!

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    Apr 5, 2008, 01.47 AMby galiah

    waw so buteful go on

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    Apr 4, 2008, 10.18 PMby oonaballoona

    i think it’s wonderful! i love the fabrics you’ve paired. can’t believe it’s your first… makes me want to try this pattern!

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    Apr 4, 2008, 03.52 PMby mariegirl

    I love the yellow on top and the red on the bottom. Congrats on your first dress!

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    Apr 4, 2008, 03.36 PMby nenasew

    I think your dress looks retro. First dress ever sewn. Wow! Looks great.
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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/half-recycled-azalea