17.12.10

3.0 imagination, life is your creation

Dear Barbie clothes,
Sorry I neglected posting you. It's just that, well, I had pictures of me. And, you know how I love much myself.
You know you love me,
XOXO
Lexy Girl
(You know? Like Gossip Girl? But with my name? LOLZ? No? WELL THEN DON'T BE A BYSTANDER. I need a cool name that's filled with alliterations. Suggestions? Don't say Loser Lexy. That will reduce me to tears. TEARS I TELL YA.)


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Had fun making this one. Primarily because I haven't got the slightest clue as to how one would construct triangular shoulder pads in non-miniature form (i.e. real life.) If you have any suggestions, please call the toll free number at the bottom of your screen (or, you know, comment.)
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This is "Gaga" barbie. Because she's got a mad poker face that will get you trapped in a bad romance where you'll just dance and everything will be okay. rah rah rah oh la la la laaaaa.
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I spy with my little eye... visible pins on Barbie in order to amp her "fierceness." My sister and I basically treat plastic toys better than we treat our pet animal (dog) (which my uncle recently called a "glorified cat." He's a weirdo.)
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Barbie's wearing homemade clothes by me, homeskillet. home dawg. home bro.

This is the last of them Barbie series. I'd like to reiterate that these were sewn for my LITTLE COUSIN. I'm a good person! A nice cousin! Not a freak with way too much time on my hands to spend it sewing Barbie clothes PSSSSHHHHHHHT.

See you later, alligator!
Walk a mile, crocodile!
Not too soon, baboon!
Okee dokee, artichoke!
(Anyone interested in continuing this flirtation dialogue regarding our farewells? Quite frankly, I think you should add a line like "You're the best, Lexy" and I'll go "Yes, I know. Heehee." (Hypothetical example, obviously does not reflect my own views. OBVIOUSLY.))

33 comments:

Eli said...

that is one haute Barbie, you are a nice cousin!

sojourned in style said...

"Your the best, Lexy" (I had too). the jacket is pretty insane, I go gaga over it. gorgeouss.

Chelsea Lane said...

you are so talented! I just lloovvee your designs, barbie is so fun!

xoxo

Deidra said...

I wish I could come up with an awesome phrase for you, but I don't think I can match your energy and randomness...

Dreamy Princess said...

haha... The Barbie Gaga is fabulous!(:

Happy holidays, let's eat sundaes!(: (Just trying to make a phrase. Lame..xp)

Cheers,
Dreamy Princess
~I wonder what it's like to live in Paris~

Chika-san said...

I wish I could have a jacket like that in RL! I love the tri-shoulders a lot! you are a mad girl Lexy, mad I tell ya'!?

♡Chika-san

littlepinkshoe.blogspot.com

Hanna said...

Wow I don't know HOW you do this everytime but the clothes you are making for Barbie are soooo freaking amazing!!
Wish I could do that :(

http://style-in-sight.blogspot.com

Spence. said...

Oh my gosh that jacket is phenom-nom-nominal! ;)
I'm gona miss your Barbie series. I'm lacking whitty one-liners buuuut...
"See you in the morn' Unicorn"
tehehe.
x

jewel said...

JUST THOUGHT OF A REALLY GOOD GOSSIP GIRL NAME FOR YOU:
lady lexy
thus incorporating the gaga-love within this post INTO your name.
booya,
x x x

TheMadTwins said...

awesome :)
that barbie looks trendy with those clothes :)
Love the jacket she wears :)

xxx London

Sweet said...

barbie...is perfect and she looks fabulous here...reminds me of posh spice/lady gaga!!!

Kisses
Sweet
PensandLens

LyddieGal said...

you are such a talented seamstress, and creative designer. Your cousin is one lucky girl.

you'd better hope she doesn't have any friends like me. when i was little i would steal barbie clothes from my friends.
wicked, i know.
but i was super jealous. I just had barbie clothes knitted by my grandma.

Chic on the Cheap

Ali said...

Can I be your barbie doll from now on..?? Seriously, that pointy top is so amazing and creative. The print is neat, and and the back is sweet, and.. such amazing sewing skills you have!

poppy :) said...

frickin amazing for a barbie .did you make those shoes too?? and how? xx

Style, She Wrote said...

I love her outfit! My Barbie never had clothes as cool as that! Can you make it adult sized?? :)

Audrey Allure said...

Wow that outfit is gorgeous, love the jacket!

Clare said...

Can you please make these for big girls too?? These clothes are amazing.

Kenziefaith said...

Ughh you are talented! I love this.

P.S. You stiiill make me laugh SO hard! :)

KF x

Ruta, Look Ugly in a Photograph said...

I LOVE that outfit. That jacket is incredible, you are wayyyy talented.

Haha, thanks! Glad you like my house. That lady clad in pink is actually a part of a collection of ladies. There's an artist, aerobics instructor, teacher, dancer, shopper...plus more, can't remember now. And their all chubby. My parents bought them last year for me. That particular toy in on the tree in my room.

jessica wu said...

D00D you are so talented. wowwwww i'm so friggin amazed at this. the print and the cut and the overall silhouette of this is simply wonderful. make this for yourselfff!!! haha :)

xx

βe said...

I cant believe you made that yourself. It looks awesome. When I was little I tried making clothes for my dolls but they didn't exactly turn out well. . . And just for an early Christmas present: Your the best, Lexy. :D

FashionJazz said...

You are so amazing hun!! xxx

Hope Adela said...

i love barbies! =)

http://pinkchampagnefashion.blogspot.com/

Cafe Fashionista said...

Is it weird that I want to be that Barbie because she has a slamming wardrobe? Love it! :)

Marloes said...

You know, I was planning on telling you how much I adore your barbie series and this outfit (-> THE JACKET) is extremely good. But... just before I clicked the comments button I saw the label: "i think i'm awesome so shut up". Seriously...

...

...

you're "tha bomb".

And that is a very 90's phrase. But I think you can handle that... :)

As always, I love your photos.

Rand T said...

hahaha this is AMAZING!!!!
xx

jen said...

seeing your barbie doll brings back so many memories.. cute fit, btw!

Crystal said...

So artistic! : )

Crystal
http://watermoolen.xanga.com/

Sophie said...

Awesome barbie! I love the jacket, so fierce. xo

pearls-and-timepieces.blogspot.com

Cheryl: Oh to Be a Muse said...

wow, this barbie is more fashionable than i am. she looks great--and i wish her stuff came in human size.

http://ohtobeamuse.com

Diane said...

wow, you're really talented!

kiss

Diane said...

wow, you're really talented!

kiss

Diane said...

wow, you're really talented!

kiss