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Cuban Dress

Added Jun 23, 2014

by laurac8910

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Description

I made this for a 1930s Cuban themed evening for a friend’s birthday…..but it ended up a little more 1950s than I originally planned, but no one noticed.

The pattern is the Party Dress from Gertie’s New Book for Better Sewing. The bodice is lined and boned and the skirt is a circle skirt. The strap is removable. The cotton is from John Lewis and the belt is just a ribbon that detaches.

I hope to add more photos later.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Jan 7, 2016, 06.50 PMby shannoncw12

    This dress is lovely!!

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    Jul 12, 2014, 01.37 PMby claudinka

    This is just too beautiful…

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    Jun 28, 2014, 10.26 AMby asperge11

    Beautiful!!!

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    Jun 28, 2014, 07.44 AMby nrobson

    this looks amazing!

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    Jun 25, 2014, 01.36 PMby kisses

    Beautiful

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    Jun 25, 2014, 11.42 AMby mbuchanan1

    Very well made, and it suits you well.

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    Jun 25, 2014, 08.46 AMby zickzack

    Nice colours, it’s lovely!

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    Jun 25, 2014, 07.07 AMby madyb

    Lovely dress!

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    Jun 24, 2014, 11.08 PMby mokosha

    beautiful dress!

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