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Grandma Heidi Dress

Added May 27, 2008

by ledthread

Brooklyn, New Yo...






My take on the Heidi dress. I eliminated the pockets (thanks to the Prom dress variation pattern). This is also a mixed size, a little bigger on the bottom than the top… I’m doing a custom Heidi-ish for a friend of mine, and instead of doing a muslin I sewed this up to check the fit (I know, a bit of an overachiever), and also thinking to put it up on Etsy.

Material Notes

Liberty of London cotton on top, variegated/irregularish silk on bottom, lighter silk lining




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    Jul 14, 2008, 02.49 PMby strawberryfields

    This is beyond cute! The neckline and sleeves are gorgeous and I love the vintage look of it.

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    May 28, 2008, 03.33 PMby dianacirne

    Gorgeuas dress! So vintage!

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    May 28, 2008, 05.10 AMby carottesauvage

    Great I like the liberty fabric upper part, well everything about it actually

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    May 28, 2008, 01.32 AMby lybu

    Nice. I like the color’s

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    May 27, 2008, 11.58 PMby flower80

    VERY BEAUTIFUL DRESS!!!!!I think you have to try it with a belt-think it looks faboulos!!!

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    May 27, 2008, 07.21 PMby shiba

    this is so inspiring. great job.

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