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Coffee Date with window

Added Aug 22, 2010

by junespoon

Belfast, United ...

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Description

Coffee Date dress made as drafted except i lowered the neckline and made a little window in the back so that i could use a shorter zip …this is such an easy pattern – i love it!

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Sep 6, 2010, 10.39 AMby fifuzz

    very sweet – cute idea! Loving all the back details that are around at the moment!

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    Aug 27, 2010, 10.39 AMby sazzle

    awesome frock, really like the contrast simple front and detailed back.

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    Aug 23, 2010, 04.50 PMby luxihere

    i too had been wanting to do coffee date dress for a long while now. I had the same idea of having some kind opening at the back for the dress as it is too hot where i live and can’t really afford closer necklines. Thanks for the inspiration…. nice dress.

    and regarding shortening to accomodate zips, dont’ u worry, i guess u would be in a big league who are doing the same thing, i am for one sure…. who have done the same thing many a time with lengthy invisible zippers almost unavailable in matching colors

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      Aug 23, 2010, 05.48 PMby junespoon

      haha i wish i could say it was hot here in ireland where i am but unfortunately not!! :0(

      Good luck with your version, i’ll look out for it!

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    Aug 23, 2010, 04.10 PMby cantare

    Very cute and such a good idea, makes it that much more adorable!

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    Aug 23, 2010, 09.42 AMby anajan

    Great solution, the keyhole is an eye catcher!

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    Aug 23, 2010, 02.56 AMby nookie

    the keyhole is divine, particlularly the buttoned closure

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      Aug 23, 2010, 12.01 PMby junespoon

      yay! thanks…i really wasn’t sure how it was going to turn out!!

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    Aug 22, 2010, 09.54 PMby scheryka

    Well I must say you thought very well. Cute.

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    Aug 22, 2010, 06.30 PMby nettynoonoo

    Top drawer!!!!!! Loving the little keyhole thing at the back….really nice xxxxx

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      Aug 22, 2010, 06.31 PMby junespoon

      thanks!

      Actually i bought zips that were too short so i had to think of something!! lol!

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