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1950s Vintage Dress

Added Mar 21, 2013

by sati5000

Astoria, New Yor...

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Description

Followed Butterick B5708 pattern from 1953 with a satin material, written about here. I love it, but the satin is suffocating in the heat. I want to make another version in a summery cotton, also with smaller ties since I have some difficulty getting them exactly how I want them.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Evening Wear, Romantic, Vintage
Material
Satin

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    Mar 25, 2013, 07.39 PMby neveenkarnes

    what a beautiful dress and choice of color. well done !!

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    Mar 24, 2013, 08.20 PMby tejka

    awesome.

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    Mar 23, 2013, 02.46 PMby lauriana

    What a stunning dress!

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    Mar 22, 2013, 07.10 PMby chillwear

    Just beautiful, can’t go wrong with a red dress!

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    Mar 22, 2013, 03.17 PMby milkyway

    You just take my breath away!! not just the pattern, the color couldnt be better!! love it

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    Mar 22, 2013, 10.44 AMby sadienorway

    Wonderful dress! :)

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    Mar 22, 2013, 09.53 AMby DorisS

    real lovely

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    Mar 22, 2013, 08.23 AMby Ravince

    pretty pretty dress, nice colour choice.

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    Mar 22, 2013, 02.36 AMby sewsweetviolets

    I love this pattern, I have been contemplating it for a few years. Great work, pretty color.

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    Mar 21, 2013, 09.48 PMby flowergirl22

    really nice,, love the back details

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    Mar 21, 2013, 08.30 PMby freakusbzzz

    Very pretty, it really suits your figure too

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    Mar 21, 2013, 07.12 PMby liliv-1

    Great dress!!

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    Mar 21, 2013, 07.11 PMby skeeler

    Beautiful!!

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    Mar 21, 2013, 06.05 PMby chased-away

    This is so pretty!

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