Green Ceylon

Added Jul 2, 2012

by pauline alice

Valencia, Spain

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Description

My first Colette pattern and it’s a success. The Ceylon dress has a 1940’s style I really like.
The first time I saw it, I was drawn to the cute sleeves, the front yoke and the 16 buttons to open the dress.
I used again the cotton-linen fabric I’ve used for my last two dresses, it’s great for the hot weather of Spain.
For more details, see my blog.

Material Notes

cotton-linen mix
16 nacre buttons

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Romantic, Vintage
Material
Cotton, Linen

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    Jul 7, 2012, 11.16 AMby CIRQUEDUBEBE

    Oh my gosh. So beautiful.

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      Jul 7, 2012, 10.37 PMby pauline alice

      Thanks! By the way, I love your blog!

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    Jul 3, 2012, 05.58 PMby pamchar

    I love the whole outfit!!

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    Jul 3, 2012, 03.54 PMby libra-s

    Beautiful dress!! I also love your shoes!

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      Jul 3, 2012, 08.22 PMby pauline alice

      Ah, those shoes have a lot of success! But they are not so great for walking all day long…

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    Jul 3, 2012, 10.49 AMby redslippers

    gorgeous! such a great variation of the dress.

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    Jul 3, 2012, 06.05 AMby merche

    Wow! Pauline: not only your dress is the cutest thing ever and you look great in it. The red bag and shoes make the outfit just perfect!

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      Jul 3, 2012, 08.21 PMby pauline alice

      Gracias Merche. Si pensaba que el vestido necesitaba un toque de color.

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    Jul 2, 2012, 06.30 PMby Mary Athey

    Really cute dress,the necklines lovely and it looks great.on you xx

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    Jul 2, 2012, 05.11 PMby mojo elgin

    It’s gorgeous! That’s a great style on you. :)

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