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Recycled floral dress

Added Nov 8, 2008

by carolinesj

Dunedin, New Zea...






I made this dress from a big old shirt/muumuu thing I found in an op shop. Cut off the sleeves, slimmed it down and added elastic at the waist.




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    Mar 6, 2009, 04.09 AMby fraumueller

    wow! this is a dream!

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    Nov 14, 2008, 06.09 AMby coffeina

    what a great idea! it looks so nice!

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    Nov 10, 2008, 02.22 PMby mjb14

    Great job – love the fabric.

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    Nov 10, 2008, 11.56 AMby naughtylittlepony

    Best dress I’ve seen in ages. Grrreat!

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    Nov 10, 2008, 01.02 AMby lybu

    Pretty dress. Looks so romantic

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    Nov 9, 2008, 06.38 AMby marlorcor

    So cute! You would never guess how it had used to look. And the fabric is really pretty.

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    Nov 9, 2008, 05.40 AMby fordelis

    It’s so nice remake! :) Great fabric!

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    Nov 9, 2008, 02.47 AMby justmica

    Thi is wonderful… It’s so beautiful!! Adore this fabric!!

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    Nov 9, 2008, 01.05 AMby sewella

    Wow! I love how you managed to slim it and make it so cute! I especially like the neckline!

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    Nov 9, 2008, 12.33 AMby senasews

    Cute dress!

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    Nov 8, 2008, 06.15 PMby carolinesj

    Thanks! No, the neck is the same. i just uploaded the original

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    Nov 8, 2008, 05.08 PMby reneebeth

    This is amazing! did you redo the neckline, too? the whole thing looks so beautiful.

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