Anne-Girl dress

Added Aug 22, 2012

by jorth

Melbourne, Austr...

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Description

An “Anne of Green Gables” dress made for my daughter for her school’s Book Week parade. I used Simplicity 2843 for the costume, and my girl LOVES IT! Well, who wouldn’t – I probably would have sold my Barbie Campervan for such a dress when I was her age ;)

Anyway, you can check it out more on my blog, Jorth!

Material Notes

1m printed cotton quilting for the bodice
2.7m cotton drill for the skirt
3m grosgrain ribbon for trims etc
9 buttons

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Children
Garment Type
Costume
Style
Romantic, Victorian, Vintage
Material
Cotton

Credits

Simplicity 2843

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    Dec 3, 2013, 06.37 AMby EliseBurn

    I love love love this dress!! I would have killed for this dress when I was younger, I just wanted to be Anne.

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    Aug 22, 2012, 07.44 PMby bjr99

    Just love the dress!! Anne is a great story. My daughter would have loved this dress when she was that age.

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    Aug 22, 2012, 05.26 PMby caramia-made

    I LOVE Anne! And that dress! Well done! You can reward yourself with a tall glass of raspberry cordial, lol!

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      Aug 22, 2012, 09.23 PMby jorth

      Raspberry cordial – oh no, never touch the stuff! ;)

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    Aug 22, 2012, 08.38 AMby kihli

    So cute and retro! I would have loved having such a dress when I was a little girl, too!

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