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Jonny with JJ

Added Jul 28, 2008

by nelliethemer...

Hamilton, New Ze...






I found this material and fell in love with it. Also I’m on a mission to inject more pattern into my life. I chose to make the Jonny dress but modified with the JJ blouse sleeves. (Yup, being winter I couldn’t quite bring myself to remove my stockings and boots, can’t wait for summer and some cute sandals!) I think I might need to accessorise with a light brown belt or something just to cut the pattern a bit.

Material Notes

Cotton with a green/brown print, green shell buttons




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    Aug 23, 2010, 03.25 PMby caje-une

    How lovely! A Tea At The Ritz kinda dress.

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    Apr 24, 2010, 09.34 PMby ellecubed

    cute dog! :)

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    Sep 3, 2008, 11.46 AMby carottesauvage

    Waow! Clever combination!

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    Aug 12, 2008, 02.11 PMby britt-1

    Amazing. ♥
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    Jul 29, 2008, 05.25 PMby maya511

    i’m in love with this dress! terrific work combining the designs!

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    Jul 29, 2008, 03.09 PMby polychromatin

    This is also great! The fit is perfect and you chose a beautiful fabric!

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    Jul 28, 2008, 03.02 PMby ellie-sue

    Aww, thats so pretty! I love the fabric, I don’t know why, but I just can’t find any nice fabric in any of the fabric shops here. We have an ikea, but i keep thinking that all the stuff would look better on cushions etc. lol. Anyway, really really well done. xx

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    Jul 28, 2008, 11.09 AMby dianacirne

    Lovely! I like this version so much! Great!

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    Jul 28, 2008, 09.40 AMby fabricaddict

    Lovely! great idea to use the two patterns

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    Jul 28, 2008, 08.30 AMby milkyway

    Great dress!! it looks very nice. Great fabric, love the sleeves

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    Jul 28, 2008, 07.45 AMby adgentry

    Love the fabric! Good idea to combine the two patterns – the puffier sleeves balance out the fullness in the skirt.

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    Jul 28, 2008, 05.19 AMby miss-g

    Its so nice. The fabric and buttons are beautiful. I made the JJ blouse with the Jonny sleeve. I think I prefer the JJ sleeve on the Jonny dress as you’ve done.

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    Jul 28, 2008, 04.57 AMby lybu

    Great idea to connect these two pattern’s. I like how it is turned out, it fits you perfect.

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    Jul 28, 2008, 04.57 AMby fashion1

    I love the fabric!!! so cute dress! with a brown belt it would be look fantastic!

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    Jul 28, 2008, 04.41 AMby maldrich

    So pretty.

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    Jul 28, 2008, 03.52 AMby Galadriel F


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