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Cowl Neck Dress

Added Nov 21, 2009

by kgallagher3

Atlanta, Georgia...

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Description

I’ve been sewing up a storm lately! I made this dress a little at a time over the past few weeks, like seriously a pleat a day for a week cause I had so much other stuff to do, I only had like 5 minutes a day to work on this. I used McCall’s pattern 5926 and I shortened it a bit cause I’m short. I’m looking forward to wearing it with a long sleeved shirt and leggings underneath.

The pattern was very simple and great for people looking to learn how to pleat and how to do inset pockets.

Material Notes

A fantastic stretch wool blend in deep maroon! I wish I had gotten more, this would make a fabulous skirt or pants.

This material is on sale (40%off) at Hancock Fabrics until the end of November

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic
Material
Blends, Wool

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    Jan 2, 2010, 09.26 PMby jessier815

    what a fun dress! i like the shape of it

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    Nov 23, 2009, 09.17 PMby millu1

    Could you give the address of the pattern? Thank you! Btw, it looks Great! :)

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      Nov 30, 2009, 05.34 PMby kgallagher3

      The pattern was McCalls 5926

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    Nov 21, 2009, 09.20 PMby Rikki Cade Battle

    this is relly cute, i like it XD

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    Nov 21, 2009, 07.51 PMby jamila82

    So cute and chic – can’t wait to try this!

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    Nov 21, 2009, 05.18 PMby kgallagher3

    Thanks everybody! I’ll definitely wear it on its own, its just a little too cold to bare my arms and legs right now.

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    Nov 21, 2009, 07.11 AMby fabricaddict

    It looks so good! very stylish!

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    Nov 21, 2009, 04.44 AMby soonsoon

    Very cute. I love that it has pockets.

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