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bahrainbabe

Planning my next vintage dress project...

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9 September, 2014



24 October, 2010

  • 05:10 AM

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    bahrainbabe added the project The Armani-Jolie Dress
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    This dress was my first draping project, based on a picture of a dress by Armani Prive that Angelina Jolie wore. Inspiration was from the fabric, a black and pink satin with contrasting triangles. …

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9 August, 2010

  • 06:31 AM

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    bahrainbabe added the project The Teal Polka Dot Dress
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    This dress was made from 1960 Vogue Paris Original No. 1047, designed by Jacques Heim. Though the pattern suggested crepe or other drapey fabrics, I found some polka dot taffeta and thought it migh…

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1 August, 2010



31 July, 2010

  • 05:27 PM

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    bahrainbabe added the project The Blue Tie Waist Shift Dress
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    This dress was made using a 1967 mail order pattern from Kate Marchbanks. The fabric is a light blue blend with a lot of drape. I made an obi-style belt to cinch the waist. The inside is finished u…

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  • 02:24 PM

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    bahrainbabe added the project The Grey Sash Dress
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    Made from a 1950’s pattern, Butterick 9029, this dress has kimono sleeves and a built in sash that can be tied at least four different ways (according to Butterick, anyway). The fabric is a large l…

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  • 01:55 PM

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    bahrainbabe added the project The Red Shirtwaist Dress
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    This dress was made using a vintage McCall’s pattern from the 1950s, No. 5479. The pattern itself was a size too large, and required extensive alterations to achieve perfect fit. It has bound butto…

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