Added Jun 25, 2011
I made this dress using the Vogue Vintage Model pattern #1171, from 1950. I made it with vintage shantung fabrics and buttons I found at a local charity shop.
I made a few alterations to the pattern, including trimming down the collar and hemline. I think it’s really kind of cute!
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