hulagirl

Hi Everyone, Here are two dresses I made for Christmas, which I know is a little excessive but you can’t help what fabric you fall in love with.  Please forgive the dodgy victory rolls, it was a first attempt. I found this fabric way back in July or some such inappropriate season and thought it [...]

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I made this dress for Easter out of a table cloth I bought for $3 at a thrift store.  It’s pretty ridiculous but I had fun making and wearing it.  I have also got a fantastic suggestion to make a dress for every holiday.  Is anyone else in? Sorry the picture is kind of tilted.  [...]

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Here is a dress I just finished, and, I guess a tour of my bathroom.  I made the pattern for this myself from a dress I have from the 50′s.  It turned out pretty darn close to the original.  It was actually a pretty doable process if anyone is contemplating it, but it defintely helps to [...]

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I made this dress from some awesome fabric with chickens.  I have no idea why I am drawn to chicken fabric as I am a vegitarian and will be perfectly happy if in my whole life I never go near a farm.  I love the colours though, I think is dress will be great for [...]

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Hello Everyone,  I am new to Sew Retro but I am super happy to find that so many other people out there share my weird obsession.  In fact there are enough of you that I don’t think I can call myself weird anymore, isn’t the internet great? I made the pattern for this dress myself, it [...]

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