Mad about Plaid Dress

Added Oct 1, 2010

by michelleiswell

Portland, Oregon...

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Description

One of my best friends got married last Saturday and I need something that was fun, sassy and perfect for evening. I wanted simple with a rock-n-roll edge. This boat neck shift looks pretty simple and sweet from the front, but as soon as I turned around, BAM, you’re hit with the sassy! Open back that closes with a vintage button and metal zippered sleeves turn this simple plaid frock into a night-time dancing machine! Oh, and did I mention it was short? Double BAM. I wore this with opaque black tights and platform booties. I just wish I had more events to wear this to…

Material Notes

Vintage gold buttons. Gold metal Zippers. Taffeta.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Evening Wear, Mod, Rock
Material
Taffeta

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    Jan 4, 2011, 01.31 AMby gir

    Fantastic! love it.

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    Oct 4, 2010, 02.09 AMby lizajane09

    It is fabulous! Love that button.

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    Oct 3, 2010, 11.02 PMby pumpkinpatches

    exquisite! especially love the zippers on the sleeve. so creative!

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    Oct 2, 2010, 08.25 PMby kezi

    Absolutely stunning! I love that you’ve used plaid, and that its works so well with the open back design. gorgeous!

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    Oct 2, 2010, 12.54 PMby aggelicat .)

    great work!!!

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    Oct 2, 2010, 04.23 AMby roshm89

    I love the back!!! And the zips on the sleeves, amazing idea!!! :)

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    Oct 2, 2010, 01.08 AMby loyl8

    love it!!!

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    Oct 1, 2010, 10.40 PMby pink-cornelia

    look amazing, love the back.

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