Blueprint Dress

Added Oct 15, 2012

by edithsinger

Pittsburgh, Penn...

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This summer I made a dress a week for about six weeks in an attempt to restore my health. I’ve been sewing since I was nine, and it was incredibly soothing to do something that I really, really know how to do. Other things in life are a total mystery to me. This was the first dress that I made in the series. I had the fabric in my stash for more than a decade. My new attitude is “why am I saving this? I should make something today.” I used a McCall’s pattern (4769), and shortened it quite a bit. I love the dress and intend to make it again and add more pockets.

Material Notes

Cotton with blueprints of floor plans (including toilets!)

Difficulty

Novice

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Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Oct 24, 2012, 02.17 AMby VivianGrace

    I have the same pattern; couldn’t think of what I wanted to do with it but yours looks very nice :) I’m going to have to go find some inspiring fabric!

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    Oct 17, 2012, 05.19 AMby micbrown

    Great dress. Great attitude towards your stash!

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    Oct 15, 2012, 01.43 PMby Mary Athey

    just love this, the fabric etc are all fab and its lovely on you x

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