packing dress

Added Sep 23, 2008

by ladya

Perth, Australia

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Description

This is a dress that I am making for a ball themed, pack stack and wrap.
It’s just a simple strapless dress with blue packing tape (shrapping as some call it) attached.

Material Notes

Calico, blue an white packing tape, a tulle underskirt, white wig, gloves and shoes. the footless tights are for warmth.

Difficulty

Novice

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Credits

My sore hands, because that stuff cuts. And all the people that helped me source the packing tape.

All the people that enjoyed trying to hang things from it at the ball. :)

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    Jan 8, 2009, 11.36 AMby sarahuk4

    Gorgeous dress, your very talented.

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    Oct 7, 2008, 09.25 AMby jsolnushko

    I can`t beleive it! Awesome dress!

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    Sep 27, 2008, 11.31 PMby ladya

    thank you, I did end up using poly boning in the lining because the packing tape is very brittle and can break if the stitching is too tight.

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    Sep 27, 2008, 03.42 AMby themisstress

    Always wondered if this stuff would work as boning, looks like it does! love it!

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    Sep 23, 2008, 02.04 PMby sew4my3

    Very creative!

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    Sep 23, 2008, 05.37 AMby viapiana

    awesome idea… add another pic when its done …

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    Sep 23, 2008, 01.59 AMby anajan

    Perfect, very original idea.

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    Sep 23, 2008, 01.36 AMby loren-rat

    So cool… Makes me think of those dresses you see in Disney movies

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