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Prom 2005

The journaling talks about what a pain it was to make this lovely dress. My degree is in theater costume design, so it shouldn't have been that much of a stretch, but the lace did... so I had to take it apart and re-do it. I didn't cry, but I said "I hate this dress" while making it about as much as Cathrine said she loved it. The Prom was on her 17th birthday, and she had a wonderful time at her biggest birthday bash ever.

Thanks for looking.

 

I used the following products:

(And IF anyone wants to tell me how to do those cool links I'd be happy to do them...)

 

DEB_Julie_Emb_photocorners 1-4

MRE_TinyTreasures_PearlChain

AMC_AmerQuilt_paper_ltblue_denim

ABR_DayToDayLife_Embellish_Paper

DMI_Sage_brushes

TSC_SSToolsStyles_Gold570l

ABR_DayToDayLife_Embellish_JewelBrad_Purple

TCO_Adele_tag

dani_mogstad_silkdaisy

ShelbyDesignShoppe_Ribbon_bluefloral

SMD_WrinkledBlue (Base Paper- Couldn't figure out know where I got it)

Fonts: LD Pookie, LD Antique, LD Oz from ScrapNFonts


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Such pretty blues you have used! I like the use of a simple flower as your embellishment, it is not overpowering! I like the photo strip on the bottom. TFS

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Wow...she is beautiful!! And what a great idea, to journal about the pain it was making the dress...heehee...Awesome LO!

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Guest DarleneH

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Hey... judging by that title, are you Italian (like me)? :) The layout is beautiful, your DD is lovely, and you did a great job on this challenge. I'm so impressed with your sewing abilities! (And a little jealous, too...)

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Sorry, Bella Notte was the theme of the Prom. I have ancestors that came on the Mayflower & the rest were here by 1800. (English, Irish, Scottish & some Cherokee Indian)

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Guest mamadee

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Your daughter looks cinderella going to the ball Great layout and I love the fact that you made the dress

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Your dd is lovely! What a beautiful elegant LO! Love the soft blue background, photo corners and big white flower. Great job with the journaling and on the embellishment challenge!

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Beautiful LO and dress!! Love the way you have the pics across the bottom and the close up to show off the all important hair do!

I have an 18 year old so I am feeling this LO with you! I haven't actually made a prom dress but always end up having to make alterations and it is nerve wrecking!! I hate the dress the whole time too! LOL!

Nice colors on your LO, really pretty!

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what a pretty smile you can see the pleasure in her face. very well done lo & I really like everything you did

 

caren

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Guest dawnsmemories

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What a talented lady! The dress is gorgeous and the layout is awesome to boot! YOu have a beautiful daughter who could not be glowing any more! Kudos Mom!

dAwn

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Beautiful girl, beautiful dress and beautiful page, April! Love the dress, especially the hem area! Lovely color dress and page. TFS!

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