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Posted on:1/16/07 7:42 PM

Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 6 people   
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Soliel said...
Wow, that is a *fantastic* outfit! I wish you came to my Halloween party! You would have added so much *spirit*. Doesn't look easy, either...excellent!
1/16/07 8:28 PM
Sherril Miller said...
You look so cool Wendy. I love the corset and gown, but I love the mask more! Although I'm dying to see what my friend Wendy really looks like. Very useful info about the corset waist stay.
1/16/07 9:16 PM
luvzdogz said...
This is so fun and adventurous of you to sew this up! It's refreshing to see something different and theatrical - I love the purple and black together.
1/17/07 0:00 AM
Lhan said...
Looks great in the photo! Useful review Wendy - I would never have thought of making something like this, but you make it possible. Great vision.
1/17/07 4:24 AM
Judy Williment said...
Phew! Can you BREATHE in that? You do look fabulous though. Thanks for a very helpful review.
1/17/07 4:38 AM
Mary Stiefer said...
You certainly are adventurous and what a costume. great job.
1/17/07 9:25 AM
KiwiWendy said...
yes, it's not tight laced ... I have plenty of breathing & eating room. I have a small waist in proportion to hips & bust. That along with the Vast Acreage of boobage, well that's just the upholstered version of G-cup reality. Rather than my usual semi fitted clothing.
1/17/07 8:33 PM
JenniferBee said...
Great corsette, looks fab on you. Noice as well.
1/17/07 11:12 PM
bstar said...
Thanks, Kiwi Wendy. I am sewing this one at the moment, and I have to take it in so much! Lucky I have a toil that I have done first in cheap calico!
7/17/07 2:45 AM
katedid said...
great review, not obvious photo. Would like to see the new one, too!
7/13/09 7:06 PM
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