Tuesday, 1 June 2010

a dress for June



My June dress for the calendar dresses
http://aliceandcamilla.blogspot.com/
is to wear to a summer wedding.



The background is made from a birthday card

I received from

a good friend...

and the wording on it was about true friendship.




The sash is made from a delicate serviette

my mum wrapped my birthday present in -

so pretty & compliments the dress perfectly





Background, a wedding card I bought for a friend

but gave her a homemade one instead.





pop over to Alice and Camilla to see more

wonderful dresses





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22 comments:

  1. Ahhhh, such a pretty dress - I love the sash addition. Lovely backgrounds used. x

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  2. Usually I like to make my dress before I go out "looking" but couldn't help myself ... Love how you've repurposed special items Penny and turned them into a Cinderella dress ... oh so lovely!!!
    oxo
    p.s. must get my June dress out of my head ;)

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  3. The bride will take a back seat when this beauty shows up as a wedding guest. Recycled never looked so good! Love the "bling" you added, and these colors are perfect for a June wedding. I really love this dress!

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  4. This is beautiful. I still need a dress for my daughter's wedding the end of July. Could you make me one? Long, please.

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  5. Thise is dress for the rose flower!

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  6. So pretty and such lovely colors. Maybe we'll have an entire wedding party this month!

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  7. It's so pretty and summery...

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  8. Penny, your dress is so elegant! I love your colour choice and I'm also a real fan of the transluscent effect the serviettes give to a piece, very classy! Margaretx

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  9. Penny, this is beautiful , i love the colors and the fact that you recycled a lovely card to make it.Just gorgeous..jenxo

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  10. As usual, that dress is adorable. I could wear that precious little dress! You are so talented and creative. I love coming to your blog. Have a fun weekend with lots of smiles within your days.

    I am back from Hawaii after being with my family for my granddaughter's graduation ceremony and party.

    Dogwood

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  11. It's gorgeous! The colours are fab and I love that you re-used special things to you.

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  12. So pretty -what will you do with all these at the end?! xxx Oh and don't worry too much about Barcelona, I think I'll be just doing a holiday this time round and then maybe go back if I like it a lot...But thanks for trying! :) And yeah really enjoying Shadow of the Wind...wondering where it will all lead still but exciting! xxx

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  13. These dresses you do are delightful, I love them! I also like the stories behind the materials you use, Penny. Brill! Xx

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  14. I love your dress! Great idea to use a greeting card! Marva

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  15. This is so delicate and pretty! You've done a lovely job on it!

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  16. Penny your June dress is so beautiful, great work.
    Anni

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  17. it is so pretty and feminine and perfect for a wedding.....and a Bad Penny!

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  18. A very beautiful dress and absolutely perfect for a wedding guest although you might outshine the bride in it :-)
    Gini
    xx

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