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"Bond Girl" 70's Maxi Dress

Added Aug 22, 2016

by SeamRacer

St. Louis, Misso...

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Description

This was made using flowing polyester interlock and a 1971 Butterick #6671 original pattern. I modified the style slightly to imitate Barbara Bach’s navy blue evening dress from the 1977 James Bond movie “The Spy Who Loved Me”. I sewed on metallic elastic all around the neckline and used it for the straps to have a glamorous look! The thigh-high slit also amps the ‘hottie’ factor. This is so lovely to wear! Now where is James in his tux and tie…

To see and read more, please visit my blog page https://seamracer.wordpress.com/2016/08/19/oo7-halston-style-maxi-dress/

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Beach, Bohemian, Bridal, Evening Wear, Mod, Romantic, Vintage
Material
Knits/Jersey, Polyester

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    Aug 24, 2016, 03.02 AMby nrobson

    looks a treat, love maxi’s and this is fantastic!

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    Aug 23, 2016, 07.05 PMby TeenyUK

    Love your dress and the shoes, too!

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    Aug 23, 2016, 05.31 PMby Maria Loupa

    Great dress, very classy and feminine.

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    Aug 23, 2016, 05.13 PMby Beccki

    Great dress, James will definitely come running with you wearing that, very sexy.

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    Aug 23, 2016, 02.42 PMby Réka Vanyolai

    Great dress! Very classy!

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    Aug 23, 2016, 07.13 AMby Mary Athey

    Gorgeous dress. I love the fabric and the glitter elastic straps are fabulous x

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    Aug 23, 2016, 06.48 AMby Maria Hayek

    Oh! Gorgeous! You look great in this dress!

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    Aug 22, 2016, 08.46 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

    Gorgeous dress!!!

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