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A IKEA Print Leanne Marshall Dress [modeled by my daughter M...

Added Feb 9, 2016

by ThatBlackChic

Glenside, Pennsy...






Simplicity 1755 Pattern. Spring/Fall Dress which can be easily be worn with a cardigan in the winter time.
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Material Notes

Cotton Print from IKEA [ I’m pretty sure this is home decor fabric] but it is light weight and soft on the skin so it can work for apparel wear. Watch the washing as to not dull the color on this fabulous print.
I used these awesome owl button on the sleeve treatment and I got them from Joann’s, they don’t sell them at my store anymore so if you see any grab them for me!




Spring, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Classic, Mod, Preppy

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    Feb 24, 2016, 01.30 AMby nrobson


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    Feb 18, 2016, 02.16 PMby matkailijakirppu

    Great dress! :)

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    Feb 16, 2016, 07.46 AMby calatrava92

    Super cute! I have this pattern and never new what to do with it, this is perfect. Since the style is so prim and proper it’s perfect to team it with a fun print. Excellent and I just remembered I don’t know if you watch or have heard of the show Doc Martin? Well in the last episode I watched(Season 7, Episode 7) I was lusting over a dress Louisa wears and it’s exactly the same. Same dress with a really big fun yellow and orange print. It looks awesome! Great Job! Thanks for the inspiration, now I just need to make mine :)

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      Feb 19, 2016, 04.32 AMby ThatBlackChic

      Awee, you’re welcome! I could so see this dress with a big bow.

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    Feb 14, 2016, 12.46 AMby Chandy Phov

    I absolutely LOVE this! Gorgeous!

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    Feb 11, 2016, 01.05 PMby chula123

    so cute!!!

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    Feb 10, 2016, 01.50 AMby izbott

    It’s such a classy pattern! I have always like Leanne Marshall. Yours is so in tune with spring. Your a good mom. My mom would make me dresses when I was little. It really warmns my heart to see you do this. Thanks for sharing!

    PS the owl buttons & necklace are gorgeous!

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      Feb 15, 2016, 05.17 PMby ThatBlackChic

      Awwww, Thanks that was sweet!

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    Feb 9, 2016, 11.20 AMby Mary Athey

    Fab dress, love the fabric and style x

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