July dress

Added Jul 27, 2010

by macska

Wellington, New ...

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Description

The latest in my 12 Months of Dresses project – the July dress!

Made from a re-released 1957 Butterick pattern (B4513).

Calf-length full circle skirt. Elastic gathering at back waist (meaning no fastenings are needed). Trimmed with double fold bias binding at neckline and straps. Straps tie in bows at the shoulders.

Material Notes

100% craft cotton.

Pale grey, with an abstract floral print in red.

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

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

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    Jul 29, 2010, 12.11 AMby mybombazinedoll

    That fabric is beautiful, red and grey go so well together. The dress looks fantastic :)

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      Jul 29, 2010, 09.05 AMby macska

      Thanks! :-)

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    Jul 27, 2010, 11.29 AMby hdk100

    Very classy! I’ve always loved full circle skirts! Too bad it doesn’t look good on me… Ha!

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      Jul 28, 2010, 09.41 AMby macska

      Thanks! :-) I love full circle skirts – so much fun to twirl around in!

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