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It's all a bit Mickey Mouse

Added Nov 18, 2011

by laikadoll

Melbourne, Austr...






Legend has it that ancient cave drawings revealed Mickey Mouse to have been some sort of reincarnation of a prehistoric cave mouse. Last seen riding a dinosaur.

This is an old sheet I had as a kid, and having gotten rid of the single bed figured it was time for the fabric to do some of its own reincarnating – so it is now a dress!

Again I have used New Look 6457, View A. I altered the pattern a little by ignoring the stripey bits and just cutting the skirt shorter using one of the guide lines. I also added lining. It is a brilliant pattern for anyone looking to make a bunch of new dresses on a budget. With five almost completely different styles to choose from, you’re spoiled for choice.

More on my blog!

Material Notes

Cotton sheet, cotton drill (straps and detail), 12" zip, binding tape




Garment Type

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    Aug 23, 2014, 09.31 AMby cecimay

    So cute! =)

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    Dec 10, 2011, 02.32 AMby squiddlepop

    This is such a cute dress. I love how oyu use such awesome fabrics for all your dresses!

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    Nov 18, 2011, 09.01 PMby CationDesigns

    Love the reuse of an awesome old sheet!

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    Nov 18, 2011, 02.27 PMby klasika

    Oh, so cute! (:

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