Jasmine Green Tea Dress

Added Jul 6, 2011

by tilly-vanilly

London, United K...

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Description

This is Ceylon from Colette Patterns, made up in a mystery fabric I scored for £1 from Walthamstow market. It’s lovely and floaty, perfect for this pattern which has lots of gathers and a wide skirt. I added piping to the yoke, which was tricky but worth the effort, I think. There are more photos and details on my blog, Tilly and the Buttons.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

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

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    Aug 14, 2011, 11.35 PMby teresa5562

    Beautiful but I can’t find your blog.

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    Jul 8, 2011, 12.10 PMby alexandrasian

    I have to admit, the Ceylon pattern has never really wowed me… I seem to prefer some of the other Colette dresses, but you might have changed my mind with this dress! It’s beautiful!

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    Jul 7, 2011, 08.02 AMby cocoretro

    Oh so lovely dress!!

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    Jul 6, 2011, 09.06 PMby Fipp

    SO ABSOLUTELY CUTE!!!!! Wonderful dress!!!

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    Jul 6, 2011, 08.45 PMby MissHickory

    soo cute and vintage!!!

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    Jul 6, 2011, 06.50 PMby elegantmusings

    I’ll say it again, this is the best version of the Ceylon I’ve seen! :) Seriously stunning!

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    Jul 6, 2011, 04.37 PMby typicalapple

    absolutely lovely

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    Jul 6, 2011, 02.44 PMby turtlegirl00

    wonderful dresss—and I love the piping—worth the effort!

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    Jul 6, 2011, 02.40 PMby daughterfish

    This is so pretty! Love it.

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    Jul 6, 2011, 01.42 PMby gillthecat

    super duper cute love x a million

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    Jul 6, 2011, 10.56 AMby BlancheOfArts

    I saw this one on your blog, it´s fantastic, I love this pattern, guess I really have to buy it, sigh… :)

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    Jul 6, 2011, 09.52 AMby bjr99

    Beautiful dress! You did such a nice job with the piping. Not necessarily an easy task.

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