Greazefest 2013

Added Aug 11, 2013

by ronnielee

Sydney, Australia

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Description

Dress made for the Greazefest weekender in Brisbane. For those that aren’t in the know this is a Rockabilly/RocknRoll w/d that happens every year in Brisbane in August.

Material Notes

Print Fabric from Spotlight – linen fabric used for furnishings, fabric is too good for cushions though!
Can’t believe I used a 80’s pattern for this dress.
2mtrs linen
45cm zipper
1/2 mtr contrast scrap fabric

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Aug 11, 2013, 10.08 PMby barmaglot

    Very creative dress! Love the choice of fabric and how you combined it with red material. Can’t believe it’s from 80s :)

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    Aug 11, 2013, 05.46 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Lovely! and what a nice fabric! Love it :)

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      Aug 12, 2013, 04.16 AMby ronnielee

      Cheers.Fabric was a g8 find. I had a mishap rushing when cutting dress, the ladies were upside down, I made a mercy dash to spotlight and couldn’t believe it, there was just a mtr left on the roll. PHEW!

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      Aug 12, 2013, 02.30 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      I have done the same, so I know what you mean.. I’m glad you did manage with the mtr left :)!

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    Aug 11, 2013, 01.38 PMby Mary Athey

    gorgeous dress ronnie, i love your fabric and the contrast certainly adds a lovely touch to it. great photos and i’m sure you had fun xx

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      Aug 12, 2013, 04.11 AMby ronnielee

      Fun was had indeed! Cheers fellow fabric/sewer obsessed friend.

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