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Added Mar 14, 2009

by bakainc

Toronto, Canada






From a free pattern, McCalls M5466. I had some leftover wool from an fashion show and I decided I needed a new LBD. And, here she is. Easy as pie.

Material Notes

Black wool, zipper, fusible interfacing.




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    Jun 19, 2009, 06.03 AMby blueeyedhoneybee

    i LOVE this dress!!! i found the pattern and it said they would email me with the instructions…. but how long will it take to get the email???? i am getting so antsy! i want it so badly! and you look so amazing in it. love the red belt and the black tights. and it has pockets?!?! aaaahhhhh!!! i need that email now! =]

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    Apr 13, 2009, 09.30 AMby ememtee

    This dress looks really smart on you, particularly with the red belt. I had seen the pattern, but the picture wasn’t very clear, and I didn’t realise it had the pleated neckline detail, which seems to be very ‘in’. Thanks for making me aware of it – I’m definitely going to make it for my daughter.

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    Apr 13, 2009, 12.21 AMby hannnc

    Thanks for the pattern, i will definitely make this now! Yours looks very nice, i love this style – also your short hair looks cute!

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    Apr 11, 2009, 12.31 PMby polychromatin

    Very nice! And thanks for the pattern!

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    Mar 15, 2009, 04.57 PMby petchy

    this dress looks great!! you did a good job:) and thanks for sharing the webiste with the pattern:)

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    Mar 15, 2009, 07.09 AMby sambuca

    I really like that dress so simple and elegant!

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    Mar 15, 2009, 04.58 AMby teaandcake

    That’s so classy with lovely simple lines – I’ve got to get the pattern now!

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    Mar 14, 2009, 06.04 PMby amandamargaret

    looks fabulous! great job! dress it for cocktails with a sassy pair of heels and you’re good to go out on the town!

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    Mar 14, 2009, 03.32 PMby mjb14

    Well done. It is a really nice fit on you. I love the neckline and the added touch of the red belt.

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    Mar 14, 2009, 02.49 PMby claireissewing

    I’ve passed this pattern so many times, ummed and aahhed over it, and never decided to get it. But this dress is beautiful – I’m just waiting for the email with instructions from!

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    Mar 14, 2009, 02.37 PMby bakainc

    thanks! what a nice compliment!

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    Mar 14, 2009, 01.53 PMby sprinkledpinkdonut

    wow it fits really nicely.. and you look great! :)

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    Mar 14, 2009, 12.55 PMby camilaustral

    yes, i have the pattern too, but i have never tried :P i like yours

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    Mar 14, 2009, 12.42 PMby bakainc

    it was SO easy! you can download it for free at (under “Download Patterns” —> “Free patterns!”)

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    Mar 14, 2009, 11.58 AMby susanne2011

    Absolutely stunning! I want one too!

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