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Nuno Felted Dress

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Category Other
Style Eco-Friendly, Mod
HandiCraftKate on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? 15.5 micron merino wool and 8mm habotai silk

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What are you most proud of? I hand dyed this entire project. The silk skirt of the dress is actually made up of two separate pieces of silk measuring 44x44 square inches. Each was dyed a different shade of jade/turquoise. The coolest thing though was the ombre effect I got where the skirt meets the bodice of the dress. The color fades from turquoise to a umber brown to the rust of the bodice. I am not a professional dyer, in fact I am somewhat of am amateur, so I am very proud of the way this dress came out! :)

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