Okay, I was totally busy on Saturday, girls day with stops at a fabulous vintage fair and a 50's diner for lunch ... so my Centus is late. This week, Jenny has given us another picture prompt ... and 100 words. I came in at 100 exactly but I really needed another 500 or so ... lol!
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From the moment she saw the Balenciaga in a copy of Glamour, she knew she wanted to make it as her junior year sewing project. She had fallen for the large vertical stripes of ocean blues, greens with a hint of sand. The local Walmart didn’t have a large selection of fabric so the cheap striped polyester would have to do. She had done her best work with the dress, toiling for hours, hand basting the slippery and heavy fabric. Days later she was finished, she slipped on Mama’s gold sandals and carefully slid the dress over her head …
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