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1957 vintage vogue

Added Jan 20, 2009

by sewmuchisgood

North Hollywood,...






The under yoke is a combination of view A and B. View B at the bust to get the coverage, then gradient to view A at the shoulders. An invisible zipper was used. I am much better at sewing those and I think they look better. Kept the integrity of the dress by keeping the zipper in original position. A pocket was added.

Material Notes

wedding gown material, polyester thread, invisible zipper.





I tag-teamed with my daughter, the Bride, to make this dress. She is an amazing seamstress!

Her sister took these great photos!

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    Apr 10, 2009, 08.00 AMby Marte Holm

    This is just SO adorable! She really rocks those princess lines.

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    Jan 20, 2009, 05.23 PMby ainglis85

    The simplicity of this suits her so well. Fantastic dress!

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    Jan 20, 2009, 12.18 PMby tapirgirl

    What a wonderful pattern! So simply elegant and it shows the full advantage of the beautiful fabric. The upright seams form a very feminine figure.

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    Jan 20, 2009, 09.02 AMby polychromatin

    It is a beautiful dress, very nice and classy!

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    Jan 20, 2009, 08.43 AMby meseide

    Reallly beautiful dress and it suits your daughter perfectly.

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