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Bold Strapless Dress

Added Aug 19, 2009

by laurenlee653

Goose Creek, Sou...






I was inspired by a free people dress I so desperately wanted but couldn’t afford the $118 price tag..so I tried to recreate it.

Material Notes

cotton, elastic




Garment Type

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    Aug 24, 2009, 08.16 PMby miaumiau1

    omg I LOVE IT, and i prefer yours, too. it is much better, honestly:) how did you do it on the top?

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      Aug 31, 2009, 10.04 AMby laurenlee653

      Thanks! I did elastic shirring on the back and sides so I didn’t have to use a zipper and I pleated the front. :)

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    Aug 20, 2009, 10.54 PMby abarefoot

    Oh my goodness…way cute.

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    Aug 20, 2009, 07.43 PMby sewbissy

    Beautiful! It fits you well. Great job!

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    Aug 20, 2009, 12.30 PMby hazel-ish

    Love this, the fabric is gorgeous.

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    Aug 20, 2009, 10.11 AMby moraya

    i love it and the fabric you used is gorgeous!

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    Aug 19, 2009, 10.40 PMby pinksalamander

    Where where where did you get this fabric? Its gorgeous!

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      Aug 20, 2009, 12.29 AMby laurenlee653

      Thank you :) It came from a big pile of fabric I got at goodwill. I think it’s vintage.

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    Aug 19, 2009, 01.15 PMby fabricaddict

    Your dress is stunning, just as nice if not better than the original!

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    Aug 19, 2009, 11.04 AMby alekat

    i also think you fabric is better to the origional. much punchy-er! very good work with the bust line also

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    Aug 19, 2009, 07.21 AMby adivarburg

    Hi, I loved it. is there a pettern for this?

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    Aug 19, 2009, 07.14 AMby natalielouise

    great job ! (and I prefer your fabric choice to the original) I want one !!

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    Aug 19, 2009, 05.11 AMby baisely

    this is really cute!

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