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Emma's Graduation Dress

Added May 27, 2012

by Meg Hardin

Massachusetts, U...






My friend Emma is graduating from high school this year and has been searching high and low for the perfect white dress. A few weeks ago she saw me in church wearing a homemade dress and asked if I would make her a similar one in white cotton. Of course I was more than happy to so a set to work right away and come up with this dress and hair bow to go along with it. I’m modeling it in these pictures because we’re similar sizes, but I hope to get pictures of her wearing it at graduation on Friday. (:




Spring, Summer
Casual, Classic, Romantic

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    Aug 14, 2012, 03.39 AMby Lydiamr26

    love all of your dresses…where did you get the patterns??

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      Aug 29, 2012, 07.33 PMby Meg Hardin

      This pattern came from the BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook, but I get my other patterns from thrift shops and the internet mostly (:

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    May 28, 2012, 02.30 PMby chased-away

    The dress is really cute! I like the tag, I added a “made with love” tag for a dress that I gave my friend too :)

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      May 29, 2012, 01.23 AMby Meg Hardin

      They’re so adorable (: Thank you.

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    May 28, 2012, 06.46 AMby JulietSews

    Love this dress, it’s gorgeous! And the ‘Made By’ label – so sweet!

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      May 28, 2012, 01.59 PMby Meg Hardin

      Thank you so much! :)

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    May 28, 2012, 03.26 AMby Maimeo882002

    that’s so cute.

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      May 28, 2012, 04.16 AMby Meg Hardin

      Thank you (:

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    May 27, 2012, 06.37 PMby Vanessa Velasquez

    Wow, she is a lucky girl for having such a good, talented friend!!!! I’m pretty sure she is going to love her dress and will look wonderful wearing it!!!

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      May 27, 2012, 06.54 PMby Meg Hardin

      Aww thank you so much (: That’s so kind.

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