1960's Femme Petale Dress

Added May 4, 2010

by heatherrique

Southern, Califo...

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Description

Dress with halter style neckline and straps that criss-cross on the back, secured with buttons. I used Simplicity 6836 from 1966. I made this dress 2 years ago.

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Material Notes

A Michael Miller printed cotton from Fabric.com

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic
Material
Cotton

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    Jun 6, 2012, 08.20 AMby quiltsewsewsue

    Sweet – love the pattern – that’s a keeper!

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    Jun 5, 2012, 06.08 PMby irmchen

    You look beautiful! Great pattern, great fabric, great dress. It is a little dissapointing that the flowers don’t match in the middle seam. But nevertheless the dress looks awesome!

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      Jun 6, 2012, 04.37 AMby heatherrique

      Thank you! I agree about the middle seam. That was the only thing that bothered me.

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