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butterick 5748 1960s dress with strawberries

Added May 20, 2013

by mellu

Berlin, Germany

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Description

The pattern is butterick 5748, a lovely 1960s retro pattern with a lower neckline in the back. Size 10 fits me very nice in the bust area, but I had to taper to size 14 at the waist. I also lenghtened the bodice, as I have to do with any pattern. The dress went together very quick, most of the time I gave to the hem, which had to hang around a while, because it is a circle skirt ;)

Find more about it on my blog www.fashion-fantastica.com

Material Notes

cotton, silz organza

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    May 21, 2013, 06.15 PMby mellu

    Thank you Mary :) My blog is my little “baby”, so its really nice to hear this compliment :))

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    May 20, 2013, 03.35 PMby Mary Athey

    this is gorgeous, great fabric and your blogs a good read x

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