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My Liberty Bombshell dress

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Sew Retro Perfect Bombshell Dress taught by Gretchen Hirsch

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Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Retro / Vintage
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What materials did you use? Liberty Lawn Cotton, underlined with muslin (bodice) and silk organza (skirt), spiral steel boning, seam binding, grosgrain ribbon for the waist stay and zipper guard.

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What are you most proud of? I learnt sooo many new techniques completing this dress, so I think I'm proud of everything! I think I'm particularly proud of fitting it to fit my bust, this took a few attempts but now I really understand it! I've put up how I did it on my blog www.sleeksilhouette.com.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Persevere if you are struggling with the fit of the cups, as it so worth it as the dress is stunning when it's finished!

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great job!!

02/10/2013 Flag


02/12/2013 Flag

Really stunning!

02/15/2013 Flag

Fantastic work! And the fabric suits you!

03/05/2013 Flag

This dress is stunning and you look amazing in it - well done.

05/11/2013 Flag