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black and white cotton dress with pink bow

Added Oct 24, 2012

by Vanessa Vela...

Valencia, Venezuela






I made this dress using the top part of New look 6644, without the draped midriff, but i had to make the skirt pattern because i only had 1 and 1/4 meter of this fabric, so i couldn’t make the original skirt, that is a little more full and gathered. I like my version anyways, maybe because i’ve been hording this fabric for so long and finally found the right project to use it. I lined the top part with white cotton and added a little hot pink grosgrain ribbon as belt, tied with a bow.




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new look patterns

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    Oct 26, 2012, 02.30 PMby kisses

    Love the black and white print….it looks so nice with the pink

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      Oct 28, 2012, 08.16 PMby Vanessa Velasquez

      Thank you, i think the touch of pink mades it not to look so serious!!!!

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    Oct 25, 2012, 12.01 PMby Innamc

    Beautiful dress, fits your perf!!!

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      Oct 28, 2012, 08.14 PMby Vanessa Velasquez

      Thank you. That pattern was really well made by new look drafters, i really didnt have to change a thing!!!

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    Oct 24, 2012, 09.11 PMby Mary Athey

    Oh hello gorgeous!! i love this fab fab fab xx

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      Oct 24, 2012, 09.43 PMby Vanessa Velasquez

      Ha,ha Mary Athey you made me laugh!!! Thanks ; p

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