Marigold flowers

Added Oct 11, 2012

by alekat

Sydney, Australia

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Description

I found this lovely “vintage” print fabric at Spotlight a few months back and a really liked the Marigold print. It’s supposedly a 60’s print that they pulled out of some archive and re-manufactured for their vintage collections. Such a nice idea of them to bring back the oldies!

So its only fitting that this warm Marigold print suits a summery dress. I used the Gathered Dress 06/2012 pattern, which I also used for my ‘Ice-creams in summer’ dress

Its a very easy pattern and quick to make. I love it!

see more at my blog Sewing The 60s

Material Notes

Marigold print cotton from Spotlight

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

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

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    Oct 12, 2012, 08.19 AMby pampula

    Very fun and retro-looking dress! Lovely photos too, you look so sweet!

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    • Catherine_a-01_large

      Oct 12, 2012, 12.10 PMby alekat

      thank you! so nice of you to say =)

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    Oct 12, 2012, 03.22 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    lovely! i really like the breezey easy going nature of this dress!

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    Oct 11, 2012, 10.24 PMby sewneenee

    adorable dress, I love to see your work-always inspiring and fun!

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    • Catherine_a-01_large

      Oct 11, 2012, 10.58 PMby alekat

      Thanks!

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    Oct 11, 2012, 03.14 PMby klassykate

    It looks adorable! I love the fabric!

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    • Catherine_a-01_large

      Oct 11, 2012, 10.59 PMby alekat

      Thank you!

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    Oct 11, 2012, 02.27 PMby SENEBO

    ooh what fab fabric,it really works well for the dress you made, well done

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    • Catherine_a-01_large

      Oct 11, 2012, 10.59 PMby alekat

      thanks! yes it’s very well suited for summer clothes don’t you think?

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