Dress Tutorial

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For the Scrap That! September Tutorial  I used the beautiful Dusty Attic Wire Dress Form from the main kit and designed a beautiful dress using the Graphic 45 Papers

Punch a strip along the edge of your paper. I used this Martha Stewart’s punch but any punch will do.
The Strip should be 1 1/4 inches. You may need 2-3 strips
Ink the edges of the paper in a matching color.

Cut the paper strip long enough so when you wrap it around the bottom of the dress form it will connect in the back. I used scotch tape to stick the two ends together.

 Continue adding strips to make ruffles for the dress

Make sure that the Strips are evenly spread.

Using the other side of the paper, make the top of the dress and wrap it around. Make sure that the punched edge is facing up. You may choose a piece of the strip with a design on it. I chose a piece with  a printed flower. Don’t worry about the seam as you will be adding  a bow.

Make a bow around the waist.
Then I glued a small flower and 2 small feathers in the centre.

Finally using a pearl pen I added small pearls to decorate. 

Here is a back view. Although not very flattering, nobody will see it.
Final Project 

You can add this dress to a page or project. I chose to decorate my Scrap Room with it. I hang it on a drawer near my desk.

I’m so glad you stopped by today
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19 Comments

  • Reply Sandie Edwards September 7, 2012 at 1:04 pm

    Fantastic tutorial, love how you have dressed up the dress form, so very pretty and your choice of papers!

  • Reply Mary September 7, 2012 at 1:14 pm

    cute; fantastic tutorial.

  • Reply Sandi Cl~ September 7, 2012 at 1:36 pm

    So adorable!

  • Reply Paula F.P. Simionato September 7, 2012 at 2:04 pm

    Nice Turtorial Keren,charming dress, tks
    XX

  • Reply Tracey Sabella September 7, 2012 at 3:25 pm

    Gorgeous, Keren!! Thanks for the tutorial!! ~ Blessings, Tracey

    http://gracescraps.blogspot.com/

  • Reply Eila Sandberg September 7, 2012 at 5:20 pm

    thanks for sharing Keren! it is really adorable and a wonderful decor for your room! have a really great weekend sweetie! xoxo

  • Reply Elisabeth Sarkis September 7, 2012 at 10:28 pm

    Cute, love it,kisses

  • Reply Lizzy Hill September 7, 2012 at 11:08 pm

    What a neat idea- & you could use the form as a 'template' & dress up your page with the clothes but keep the chippy for next time, too…I really like her:):):)

  • Reply yyam September 8, 2012 at 12:42 am

    Ooooh…this is soooo sweet! 🙂

  • Reply Jasmine S September 8, 2012 at 1:09 am

    How gorgeous. She looks beautiful.

  • Reply Cindy Gay September 8, 2012 at 2:19 am

    Love it! TFS!

  • Reply joyce September 8, 2012 at 3:24 am

    Karen this is so adorable. Thank you for the tut.

  • Reply Julie Tucker-Wolek September 8, 2012 at 5:26 am

    Wowwwwwwwwwwwwwww!!! This is AMAZING!!!!! I love love love love how you made that dress!!! I am so pinning this!!!!!

  • Reply Lizzyc September 8, 2012 at 10:19 am

    That is beautiful!! thanks for sharing!

  • Reply Carol Peixoto September 8, 2012 at 11:30 am

    Loved the dress! Thanks for sharing it with us!

  • Reply sandi September 8, 2012 at 1:12 pm

    Great tutorial Keren! The dress looks so pretty!

  • Reply Helen Tilbury September 9, 2012 at 8:17 pm

    Beautifully put together little piece Keren 🙂

  • Reply mariemily September 10, 2012 at 1:49 am

    Beautiful project Keren!

  • Reply Julie Draewell August 4, 2017 at 9:38 am

    Thank you beautiful you do great work

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