Added Nov 28, 2012
I made this dress back in the spring following Gretchen Hirsch’s Sew Retro: Perfect Bombshell Dress class on Craftsy. I must have worn it to every single wedding I went to this past summer. Thankfully, all of the weddings involved separate groups of friends.
Its secret is that it has knights and dragons on the lining. I do love my crazy linings.
You can read more on my blog, Sew Well.
Silk shantung, muslin underlining, cotton lining, spiral steel boning, zipper, batting, hem tape… and more?
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