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Instructables user prixprix went as The Old Gray Lady (a nickname for the New York Times) for Halloween this year. In her tutorial, she shows us how to pleat and sew newspaper by machine to make this newspaper dress.

Becky Stern

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  1. Marci Ferguson says:

    Absolutely love this dress! I’m thrilled to have run across it. I use text in all of my artwork, plus, my daughter is in fashion design at college, so of course I had to forward it on to her!
    Marci Ferguson, Artist
    “Second Hand News”