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Cream and Pink Scallop Halter Lolita Dress

Added Jul 20, 2011

by Laura Andrews

Portland, United...

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I just finished this dress yesterday to wear to a Lolita meet up.

It came out exactly like I had pictured in my head! I draped and drafted the pattern completely from scratch. It was a little tricky figuring out how to sew the bodice with the collar and the halter at first, but I think I got it right.

I wore it all day yesterday and it was really comfortable.. the main fabric is 100% cotton and it’s lined with a 100% cotton voile, so it’s very breathable and perfect for summer.

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Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Goth/Gothic Lolita, Romantic
Material
Cotton, Lace/Sequins

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    Jan 4, 2012, 02.59 AMby laikadoll

    hualruifjkd fhruielahg v hrievnrje

    (that’s jibberish for OH MY GOD this is so cute ;-;)

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    Jul 28, 2011, 06.15 PMby tirrs

    love it!

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    Jul 24, 2011, 04.49 PMby Denise Angela

    So pretty…..love the lace hem!

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    Jul 22, 2011, 10.03 PMby Ruffles Gazebo

    oh wow, this is so great! i would wear this in a heartbeat. i really like the simplicity and the awesomeness of this design :p

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    Jul 21, 2011, 09.33 PMby Melody Mae

    The collar really makes the whole dress!! It’s absolutely adorable, reminds me of when AP before they went crazy with prints!

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      Jul 21, 2011, 10.12 PMby Laura Andrews

      Thanks! The collar is actually inspired by AP’s Milky Planet :)

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    Jul 21, 2011, 05.30 PMby jophoto26

    I do love all and every part of your dress, colors are so perfect for that style. But I must addmit, my favorite is the collar! Very well done. You should do some tutorial, I’d love dress like that for myself… :)

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      Jul 21, 2011, 10.14 PMby Laura Andrews

      Thank you!

      Yes, I would love to start posting patterns and tutorials.. I will keep this one in mind for when I have time to work on my patterns :)

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    Jul 21, 2011, 09.56 AMby alice-grant

    fab

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    Jul 21, 2011, 07.42 AMby redslippers

    so cute!!

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    Jul 21, 2011, 06.23 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    wow! i am amazed. and all this with your own made pattern! GREAT!!

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    Jul 21, 2011, 12.01 AMby Macy Madison

    it’s awesome

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    Jul 20, 2011, 09.41 PMby joolz & joolz

    Very cool: )

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