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A Hand-Me-Down Dress With Alterations

This dress was a hand-me-down quite different from anything I had worn previously. This cute, flirty dress had a lot of potential but needed some alterations to fit my body.

First, there was the problem of lining: it had none. Lining isn’t absolutely necessary but this dress was see-through and not in a cute, sexy way. Lacking lining, the dress also didn’t hold its shape very well. Lastly, the dress was a little big around the hips and the whole bust just didn’t sit it the right place. Continue reading