Sunday, May 18, 2008

The Wonders of Zippers

I bought a black plastic zipper to revamp the granny style of this vintage dress I got from a flea market....


Then sewed some parts to create a bubble effect....

Tadaaaaa.....

41 comments:

Anonymous said...

Your a very beautiful person, a lovely young lady and so clever and talented. So nice to look at your blog. I wish I had i found you with a real smile. Guess you do it your way. stay true to you.
love.

avputries said...

wow. jadi bagus bangett. haha mau dong.

little parisienne said...

wow, that looks so great! you're so creative!^^

Mabelle V said...

Cuuuutttee!! I love it!!

Fruchtzwerg said...

wow, who have ever thought that a zipper could have such an effect? Great work!

selinaoolala said...

wow doesn't even look like the same dress, it's fabulous!

siewkwan said...

THIS IS SOOOO COOL! I LOVE IT LAHH! I will link u right away!!!

Nadine said...

Oh what a nice idea! I love it!

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victoria :] said...

That is so creative!

Hailey @ stylesymmetry.com said...

Awesomeness! I got some zippers lying around.....

Anonymous said...

halo diana, bagus bgt bajunya, flea market di mana sih belinya?

Belle said...

one of my top fave looks of you of all time! amazing revamp.

Anonymous said...

Hey Ladies,

This Erin Fetherston dress is so cute

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&rd=1&item=160239828476&ssPageName=STRK:MESE:IT&ih=006

bidding ends tonight. Its ocmpletely sold out!

Natasha said...

wow, that looks so cool!

Wendy said...

After the alternation, the dress looks totally different for the better. Nice idea with the black zipper.

lc said...

it almost looks like a skinny necktie! i really like the idea.

Lloyda said...

i love it!!!

Caroline said...

i did this to my friends long prom dress!...with just stick pins though. hahah

soph said...

this looks so amazing....yup it doesnt look like the same dress...fab!

susie_bubble said...

A really great transformation...

Anna Pope said...

Wow, it's amazing what you've done to that dress. I love it!

the fashion assistant said...

wow great work!!

Kit

Anonymous said...

Di, bagus banget! Hebat! :)

janet said...

it looks fantastic! i should learn how to sew -=P

Sugar Pop said...

o.m.g. that is THE coolest revamping i've ever seen. i want that. now. too bad i can't sew for my life :(

Khamra said...

That's great! You look prepared for a tea party.

styledigger said...

Woow, you are really creative person. This dress looks just perfect now. I've just read a lot of your post and I really like it! You blog is very original, gives me a lot of inspiration, so I've added you to my blogroll.
Greetings from Poland:)
Asia

Fashion Addict said...

you did a GREAT job with the zippers! I don't think I could be that creative!

I love the way you make your photos! So cool! I would love to do a link exchange with you, but that is if you'd like! So please contact me about it later!!! Keep up the fabulous work!!!

ellen said...

superb..i love what you did with the dress =) it looks nothing like what you bought. you do have an eye for things like that..

Diana Rikasari said...

thank you, everyone...i'm sooo happy about this dress hehehhe....:D

anonymous: flea market di Pasar Senen...:)

miss milki said...

Wow! Amazing transformation!its fabulous! :) I love it!

kitty kate said...

you are adorable and so stylish! x
come see me
http://kittykatekins.blogspot.com/

smokey said...

ingenious!

Henriette Heimdal said...

Hi. I read your blog every day, and I love it. I also love your clothes, so i will link you, if that's ok?

the dress was wonderful btw :D

ntaprisa said...

woow! the dress was so amazing! ;D

Sonia Erika said...

wahh :) nemu banyak ide bagus buat wardrobe show :D

tyas said...

you have a damn great sense!

PoppieS said...

Inspiring!

diani. said...

really great diana! aku suka banget postingan ini. selalu nunggu2 postingan kamu yang labelnya D.I.Y..oh iya, aku juga link blog ini ke blog aku ya, http://gadisantahberantah.blogspot.com

thanks yaaa dianaaa :D

diani. said...

really great diana! aku suka banget postingan ini. selalu nunggu2 postingan kamu yang labelnya D.I.Y..oh iya, aku juga link blog ini ke blog aku ya, http://gadisantahberantah.blogspot.com

thanks yaaa dianaaa :D

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