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Blue Spring Dress

Added Feb 5, 2014

by chillwear

Cameron Park, Ca...






I just fell in love with this simple new Butterick pattern 6016. View B is what caught my eye, the skirt on this dress is just the right amount of the high low look. Fully lined so there’s just a hint of the lower back hem to see the contrast lining. Great flattering fit, plan to wear it now with a cardigan & tights. Really easy with only 4 pattern pieces. I will be making this dress again & again. It’s tough to see just how cute this dress is in the pictures.

Material Notes

Cotton (Joann Fabric), lining, thread, zipper & hook & eye




Garment Type

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    Mar 28, 2014, 08.27 PMby Angierose

    Im using this pattern, I’m a novice at this and wonder why the front bodice is in two pieces, do you think it could be adapted to cut on the fold ? I love yours ,beautiful fabric.

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      Apr 1, 2014, 02.15 PMby chillwear

      I have no idea why they do a seam on the front bodice, I’ve seen this on several patterns recently. You could cut the bodice on the fold, just remember to take into account the 5/8 seam allowance when cutting on the fold.

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    Feb 12, 2014, 04.47 AMby izbott

    I love you pick of fabric. This is pretty. Your right the classic style will work with a cardigan & tights. Good eye!

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      Feb 13, 2014, 03.52 PMby chillwear

      Thank you!

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    Feb 11, 2014, 04.35 AMby LaraLux

    lovely dress and fabric

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    Feb 8, 2014, 04.57 AMby Anjovis

    Lovely dress! This fabric is great and I really like the shape of the dress :)

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    Feb 6, 2014, 07.51 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    I love this style! It’s fabulous! :)

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    Feb 6, 2014, 03.40 AMby Dominica Briscoe

    This fabric is beautiful. I think I have it as well. I bought mines from JoAnns.

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      Feb 6, 2014, 01.38 PMby chillwear

      Yes that’s the fabric, I bought mine at Joann fabric also. I love it.

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    Feb 5, 2014, 11.32 PMby slmnstyle

    Nice little dress! I love the simple, clean lines of this pattern. I may have to pick up this pattern as well as it makes up a great little easy to wear dress. Enjoy it!

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