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Just Call Me Ms. Pac Man

Added Mar 6, 2013

by Rebecca Delaney

Washington, Wash...

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Description

I’ve worn this once. So far, everyone who’s seen this has gone through an almost identical cycle: 1) Compliment. 2) Three second pause. 3) Eyes widen/mouth gapes. 4) “WAIT, IS THAT PAC MAN?”

I’m rotten with subtlety, but I’m taking this as a sign I’ve finally found the line between whimsically wearable and just plain weird. It’s hard to gauge sincerity when someone compliments, say, a South Park chiffon dress. Most people are just being nice because they’re afraid you’re unstable. The compliment-then-HOLY PAC MAN sequence, on the other hand, seems more legit. Anyway, victory declared.

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Material Notes

Pac Man quilting cotton. Pattern: Vogue 8648.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Other
Material
Cotton

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    Mar 8, 2013, 03.46 PMby Bert Horrocks

    LOVE IT!! And I love your pictures! You’re hiliarious!

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    Mar 7, 2013, 12.52 PMby Lexicon

    haha! Love the dress and your description made me snort with laughter. If they make south park chiffon, I’m there!

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    Mar 6, 2013, 03.36 PMby Mary Athey

    I love this dress,.its unique and looks lovely on you x

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    Mar 6, 2013, 04.18 AMby dcollins45

    After seeing this I had to look at the rest of your projects. I love how quirky and fearless you are. I agree that you’ve struck a great balance with this one between classy and quirky.

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