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Dress form from Duct Tape

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Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Funky
DaisyandFlorrie on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? A couple of rolls of duct tape, an old T-shirt, my husband!

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What are you most proud of? That it actually worked! It really is me!

DaisyandFlorrie on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use a very tight T-shirt, wear your best bra, stand up straight and laugh - a lot!

DaisyandFlorrie on craftsy.com

That is amazing I would have never thought of it on my own. I want to thank you for sharing your idea and posting it here for everyone. I hope to use my time wisely and make one for me and my mother so we both have one to use. Thanks again.

07/14/2013 Flag

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07/14/2013 Flag

Thanks! I didn't think it up but whoever originally did has my thanks too - it really has helped as I work on getting back to sewing for myself. Hope you and Mom have fun making it!

07/14/2013 Flag

how in the world did you get outta it? and what did you put it on once you did?

09/05/2013 Flag

You need your helper to cut it open - I cut mine up the center back, wriggled out and then taped it closed. I happened to have a wicker dress form that I put it on, then stuffed all the empty spots with newspaper. If I hadn't had that form, I would have put it on a hanger and done a lot more stuffing! If you check the internet for how-tos, there are instructions to make a stand for it.

09/06/2013 Flag

I bet you could use and old stand up lamp to put it around as well. Thnak you very much for sharing I will be making mine as soon as I get off of here....Happy sewing!!!!

01/05/2014 Flag

What a great idea for a stand - hadn't thought of that! Good luck with yours and Happy Sewing to you too!

01/10/2014 Flag