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big collar summer dress

Added Oct 9, 2007

by shielaimbao

Taguig, Philippines




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Again a first attempt. This time at a 60’s style standing collar! I love this fabric— the color, the pattern, and the texture. For this project, the most noteworthy thing I think is my braided belt. I think it brings a sense of handmade-ness to the rather straightforward dress.




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    Jul 1, 2012, 10.27 AMby Mary Athey

    lovely xx

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    May 31, 2008, 06.06 AMby shelb

    Love the standing collar too. I have been looking for a pattern for this type of collar – what did you use. I suppose I could make up a pattern but easier to have one done for me! In fact, if anyone could help me find Audrey Hepburn “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” style patterns, I would appreciate it very much.

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    Oct 10, 2007, 01.52 PMby stephanie-s

    Great fabric, nice 60s rendition!

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    Oct 9, 2007, 10.15 PMby allib

    You do really good work, but I especially love this one, and I think your right, the braided belt really gives it something extra!

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