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dedusted summer dress

Added Aug 8, 2013

by Bbtiny

Chatham, New Jer...






This dress has been hanging on my dress form for quiet some time. I figured it would be too elegant for my taste… and could not find the energy to keep on sewing.
Finally I took it down, dedusted it and finished it. With the two laces I figured it would not look that elegant and now I actually do like it. It is the Simplicity pattern No. 4 of the magazine 2/2013. I had to adjust the top some because it was too loose but more than that, it was easy to do. It fits perfectly now and it has a good feel to it. Probably also beause of the light cotton-silk fabric.




Garment Type
Business, Casual, Classic
Cotton, Silk

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    Aug 8, 2013, 04.19 PMby RedDynamica

    you look gorgeous in it!

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      Aug 8, 2013, 06.53 PMby Bbtiny

      Thank you so much!

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    Aug 8, 2013, 03.15 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Fantastic dress! You look wonderful and stylish ;)

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      Aug 8, 2013, 06.53 PMby Bbtiny

      Hello Ellen
      Thank you so much!

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    Aug 8, 2013, 02.41 PMby SurMesure

    This is a very nice dress and it fits you perfectly. A good thing that you’ve decided to finish it! ;-)

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      Aug 8, 2013, 06.54 PMby Bbtiny

      Thanks! I’m very happy I’ve finished it! I will probably even sew another one with a colorful fabric for next summer…

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    Aug 8, 2013, 09.07 AMby Mary Athey

    this is lovely, i’m glad you finished it as it looks So good on you. the lace pieces on the waist and bottom are a great touch x

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      Aug 8, 2013, 06.55 PMby Bbtiny

      Thank you so much! I also think the lace gives it a certain not-so-boring look!

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