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Deep blue linen dress for a girl

Added Mar 22, 2012

by susupusu

Turku, Finland

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Description

I made this little dress for my sister’s four month old baby girl. I had this deep blue linen leftover and it was just enough to make this dress. Also I had a slice of cotton fabric with pale blue stripes. I left the hem and the sleeves unfinished (just zig zag) so that the dress would have a personality.

The pattern is from a Finnish sewing magazine.

Material Notes

linen, cotton

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Children
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Mod
Material
Cotton, Linen

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    Mar 23, 2012, 09.37 AMby aileenc

    That is beautiful – a very lucky baby indeed! The trim really lifts the dark blue. Wouldn’t mind a dress like this myself :)

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      Mar 23, 2012, 09.49 AMby susupusu

      Thank you for such kind words! Actually I was thinking how this pattern would suit for a “kid” like me too! :) Linen is so wonderful to work with.

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    Mar 23, 2012, 04.28 AMby nouvellegamine

    very cute!

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      Mar 23, 2012, 08.17 AMby susupusu

      Thank you!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 12.41 AMby Rikamekko

    Is this from ottobre,too?^^ So lovely!

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      Mar 23, 2012, 08.18 AMby susupusu

      Thank you! No, unfortunately it’s not. It’s from Suuri käsityölehti, a Finnish sewing magazine. But I’m pretty sure all of the patterns come from abroad :)

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    Mar 22, 2012, 09.22 PMby claudine01

    Very pretty! I love the placement on the trim.

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      Mar 22, 2012, 09.24 PMby susupusu

      Thanks!!

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    Mar 22, 2012, 08.32 PMby nookie

    really lovely, interesting dress. love the unfinished sleeves

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      Mar 22, 2012, 09.20 PMby susupusu

      Thank you!

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    Mar 22, 2012, 07.29 PMby Douli Bee

    It’s soooooooooo cute! Love it:-)))

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      Mar 22, 2012, 09.20 PMby susupusu

      Thank youuuuuuu! :)

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    Mar 22, 2012, 06.56 PMby joost52

    Wow I really love this!

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      Mar 22, 2012, 07.26 PMby susupusu

      Thank you so much !!!!

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