Floral Pleated Dress

Added Jul 2, 2012

by bernieandi

Sydney, Australia

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Description

Another floral dress…big surprise right?

This dress is also made using the Simplicity 2444 pattern.

This time I sewed the darts as instructed but I still omitted the center front seam on the skirt.

I am so in love with this kitschy yet cool 70s floral print fabric!

Material Notes

fashion fabric: cotton, lining: cotton lawn, Invisible zipper, gtermann thread

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

Credits

Simplicity 2444

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    Jul 5, 2012, 11.34 AMby Mary Anne McEvoy

    gorgeous! love the print & colours

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    Jul 5, 2012, 09.49 AMby baka-pepica

    really amazing dress with so great print!

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    Jul 4, 2012, 08.37 AMby janie-g

    The look and the fit is great! And of course, floral print is just fantastic!

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      Jul 5, 2012, 01.27 AMby bernieandi

      thanks a lot!

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    Jul 4, 2012, 05.00 AMby craser

    love the fabric and the floral color looks great against your skin tone! !

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      Jul 5, 2012, 01.28 AMby bernieandi

      so kind of you to say :)

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    Jul 4, 2012, 02.45 AMby nahoko

    love the fabric and the dress! you look great in it :)

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    Jul 4, 2012, 01.26 AMby Amber Bockman

    Love it, vintage florals are my favorite!
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      Jul 5, 2012, 01.30 AMby bernieandi

      Thanks, me too! I will always be a vintage floral addict!

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    Jul 3, 2012, 05.43 PMby Martch

    Great pattern and lovely fabric! The dress looks really good on you!

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      Jul 5, 2012, 01.31 AMby bernieandi

      Aw you are so kind :)

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    Jul 3, 2012, 05.43 PMby Martch

    Great pattern and lovely fabric! The dress looks really good on you!

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    Jul 3, 2012, 08.11 AMby jodieclark

    Gorgeous! I keep seeing such awesome versions of this pattern I need to get it asap.

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      Jul 5, 2012, 01.32 AMby bernieandi

      Lovely of you to say. Yes, do try it. I would love to see your version!

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    Jul 3, 2012, 08.11 AMby jodieclark

    Gorgeous! I keep seeing such awesome versions of this pattern I need to get it asap.

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    Jul 3, 2012, 08.11 AMby jodieclark

    Gorgeous! I keep seeing such awesome versions of this pattern I need to get it asap.

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    Jul 3, 2012, 08.11 AMby jodieclark

    Gorgeous! I keep seeing such awesome versions of this pattern I need to get it asap.

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    Jul 2, 2012, 04.46 PMby pamchar

    I love the print and the design of the dress.

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      Jul 5, 2012, 01.33 AMby bernieandi

      I’m so glad you like the combination :)!

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    Jul 2, 2012, 03.39 PMby jadealamode

    gorgeous dress! The fabric is lovely

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      Jul 5, 2012, 01.36 AMby bernieandi

      Thanks :). I love the top you are wearing in your avatar the colour looks amazing on you!

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    Jul 2, 2012, 01.56 PMby lizajane09

    Very fun! I really love the way it looks with the black tights.

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      Jul 24, 2012, 01.28 PMby bernieandi

      thank you I’m glad you do. I have been wearing a lot of black tights with dresses lately! It has been so cold!

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