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Midsummer dress

Added Jul 2, 2012

by Helena Holmgren

Visby, Sweden

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Description

Two days before midsummer I decided to make a dress. I finished 1 hour before we were going to the party at 13.00. I made it from some left over fabric from my graduationdress. I wasn’t fully saticfied with the top part. But it works for now.

Material Notes

Cotton

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Jul 3, 2012, 03.26 PMby Testosterone

    STOP THE PRESSES!!!!

    I say, sew it again in a gauzy fabric with a longer skirt.

    That pattern is pure “man trap”!!

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    Jul 2, 2012, 06.17 PMby Mary Athey

    The dress is lovely. you just need it taken in at the strap seams a little bit. its great on you and i love the back x

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      Jul 2, 2012, 08.02 PMby Helena Holmgren

      Yes I know. Sucks that I didn’t see any solution right then and there. I have to give it another go some day :)
      Thank you :)

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      Jul 2, 2012, 08.34 PMby Mary Athey

      You made a lovely job of.it and a we dart or two is so quick to do.i.d love to see your.graduation dress as the fabrics fab x

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      Jul 3, 2012, 04.02 PMby Helena Holmgren

      I should be able to find a photo from the graduation. I agree about the fabric, Love it!

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