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Do you wanna dance? / Danças?

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Mais um projeto realizado o ano passado e que nunca chegou ao blog. Foi uma encomenda. Geralmente, estes, caem sempre no esquecimento na hora de fotografar, por isso são muito poucas as coisas que tenho para mostrar, no que toca a trabalho para outros. No entanto, alguns ainda são possíveis de partilhar e este é um deles. As fotografias, foram ainda tiradas com a minha antiga máquina, por isso deixam um pouco a desejar. 

Another project from last year that never made it to the blog before. It was an order. I usually fail photographing these, and that's why I never have too many things to show when it comes to things I made for others. Some though, are still possible to share and this project is one of them. Pictures were still taken with my old camera, that's why they aren't that good. 

Pediram-me para fazer um vestido de dança para menina. A mãe sabia bem o que queriam o que facilitou bastante. Ela mesma comprou todos os materiais, e ainda me ofereceu umas coisinhas como bónus. E apresentou-me um desafio: forrar um fato de banho. Felizmente comprou um número acima, pois com a aplicação das lantejoulas nas alças, o fato de banho ficou mesmo justinho à miúda. Basicamente foi isso que tive que fazer, forrar o fato de banho, o que implicou ter de desfazer algumas costuras existentes e voltar a refazer. E também a aplicação das franjas no corpo e tipo saia. As brancas eram mais compridas que as rosa, no corpo ainda as aparei, mas na saia a mãe gostou delas assim mesmo. 

I was asked to make a dancing dress for a little girl. Her mom knew well what she wanted which made it so much easier. She bought her own supplies and even some bonus supplies for myself. And then she presented me a challenge: cover up a swimsuit. Luckily she bought a size bigger because when adding the sequins to the straps it made it quite tight on the little girl. Basicaly, all I had to do, was covering the swimsuit, which added unpicking existant seams and redo them again. And also, applying fringes to the main body and as a sort of skirt. The white ones were longer than the pink. I did cut them in the main body but according to the mother, I left it as they were in the skirt.


  1. Que giro! As franjas devem fazer um efeito espectacular com o movimento.

    1. Ficou super giro na miúda! Este eu vi, sempre que ela mexia aquilo abanava graciosamente. A miúda adorou claro!

  2. Que projeto tão giro Magda! Não sei se terá sido facil colocar todas as lantejoulas, mas o resultado final compensou de certeza ;)

    1. Não foi assim tão difícil. Não coloquei de uma a uma e sim em fita.

  3. So fun! sequins and fringe are perfect for a dance costume :)

  4. Uau!! Deve ter dado muito trabalho, mas de certeza que fizeste uma menina ficar muito feliz!! 😊

    1. Não deu tanto trabalho como aparenta, mas realmente não foi das coisas mais rápidas que já fiz. ;)


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