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Greensleeves Dress

Added Apr 14, 2012

by tilly-vanilly

London, United K...

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Description

Princess seam dress made using Simplicity 1913. The pattern calls for gathers at the waist but I made pleats instead to continue the lines of the princess seams on the bodice. Made in green linen-look cotton with candy cane silk lining. More pictures and info on my blog :)

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Mod, Vintage
Material
Cotton

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    Apr 17, 2012, 09.59 AMby bohemiannow

    Lovely colour!

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    Apr 16, 2012, 11.02 AMby Miriamsyr

    You are so talented. I love everything you make, it all looks flawless! And I really like your blog!

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    Apr 15, 2012, 08.18 PMby infinite-plus-one

    Love the color, the dress and the fitting! Incredible (:

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    Apr 15, 2012, 05.15 PMby chula123

    Very nice ! Love the colour, it looks great on you, and love the buttons ! You definitely did the right thing by using pleats instead of gathers, makes it looks more elegant !

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    Apr 15, 2012, 01.50 PMby BeYou TiFul

    Gorgeous dress, color and buttons!

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    Apr 15, 2012, 12.38 PMby Mary Athey

    gorgeous dress

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    Apr 15, 2012, 12.38 PMby Mary Athey

    gorgeous dress

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    Apr 14, 2012, 07.50 PMby peaches2218

    WOW! This is gorgeous! I can’t imagine this dress with gathers; I think you made an excellent choice with the pleats. I’ll bet that lining is super cute too.

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    Apr 14, 2012, 06.34 PMby Irene Jones - Arias

    I like it, it’s so elegant!

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    Apr 14, 2012, 04.38 PMby Kasiorist

    lovely dress. the colour is so nice

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    Apr 14, 2012, 04.07 PMby mojo elgin

    gorgeous!

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    Apr 14, 2012, 03.40 PMby jelena-ally

    I love it – wunderfull job.

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