Newsletter-photo

Top 50 Blogs
for Fashion Sewers

Subscribe to our FREE email newsletter and get the Top 50 Best Bloggers for Sewing Enthusiasts.

Leafy Green Linen Dress

Added May 13, 2009

by sunnilj9

Salt Lake City, ...

Looking_at_you_thumb

Views

1994

Fab4fb8b78c803a3115d6b371dfd518616c437d4_large

Description

Made from 100% linen fabric using Anna Maria Horner’s pattern “The Socialite Dress.” Loved this pattern and can’t wait to try another. I would only recommend a lightweight interfacing in the yoke. Very comfy and stylish. Inspired by Alabama Chanin’s stitch book I also stenciled leaves on the left-front section of the dress. Leaves were then hand-embroidered with embroidery floss.

Material Notes

100% leaf green linen, thread, fabric paint, embroidery floss

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Credits

Anna Maria’s Socialite Dress Pattern

The Alabama Stitch Book

10 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • Missing

    Feb 25, 2010, 04.42 AMby amisha

    this is beautiful!

  • Cb5600cf5992e2688db48a079214470ef00cfd4f_large

    Feb 20, 2010, 02.42 PMby judabra

    Absolutely stunning!

  • Sept_21_09_2__large

    Jan 13, 2010, 05.18 PMby gtangel

    this is amazing!!!! love it

  • 718839f1e666b60ba89825066c66b0e93b61e21c_large

    May 14, 2009, 10.54 AMby ink

    Great dress! I love the cut, very feminine and clean, total classic. I would wear this dress all the time.

  • 96a4234c674900b01017b42dc933948da78662b5_large

    May 14, 2009, 07.50 AMby redoubt

    This is soooo cute! I love the neckline!

  • De1c6d2f8da129853143aaf8b816d71ff8624f33_large

    May 14, 2009, 07.37 AMby safemme

    This is a most fantastic dress! It looks so great on you too! Love the leaf detail as well!

  • Sewionista_logo_neu_large

    May 14, 2009, 12.34 AMby julietta

    Beautiful! The color, style, print…I like everything about this dress.

  • Afe569278b560d15d370b3affcb9f60c68a7bd25_large

    May 13, 2009, 05.03 PMby kylielovestosew

    Oh I love this. I am a big fan of linen even if it is not the easiest thing to iron, it is always so nice to wear. Did you leave the edges at the top raw?

  • 5895503519_d42bddbd6c_o_1__large

    May 13, 2009, 04.36 PMby nikkishell

    Lovely! Looks great with or without the belt.

  • Cd7135f9f19bba22b204e36393a6bc78078c3c15_large

    May 13, 2009, 04.28 PMby aescwynn

    What a beautiful job!

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 19 people added it

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/leafy-green-linen-dress