Minnie Mouse out on the town

Added Jan 24, 2012

by laikadoll

Melbourne, Austr...

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Here is my take on the popular Burda 7494. I didn’t like the idea of a pencil skirt anyway so I made a half circle skirt instead. I love how this turned out! Probably the cutest dress I’ve ever made. I originally bought the spotty fabric to make another Vogue dress like the black one and the yellow gingham ones I made previously, but after seeing JuliaBobbin’s version of this dress it stole my little heart away.

I loved how easy it was to make this dress (not to mention fast!) but I did have some issues with the back of the neckline, but after four attempts to fix it I decided it wasn’t worth bothering about!

More on my blog!

Material Notes

Spotty cotton and white broadcloth :)

Difficulty

Novice

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Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Aug 28, 2012, 09.33 PMby Misstristras

    so cute!!!!!

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    Jan 25, 2012, 02.39 PMby tirrs

    This is just way too cute!!

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    Jan 25, 2012, 01.59 PMby Testosterone

    And we have another WINNER!!!! [sound of bell clanging] Yep, this is a “So hot, I’d wear it, and I’m a guy!” material. Congratulations Laikadoll, you’ve outdone even yourself with this one.

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    Jan 25, 2012, 02.36 AMby Shona Roon

    So cute! Love that fabric, circle skirt, and peter pan collar!

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      Jan 25, 2012, 12.11 PMby laikadoll

      Hehe! It’s a great little pattern! with the skirt alteration of course

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    Jan 24, 2012, 08.38 PMby JuliaBobbin

    Total SPUNK! It makes me eyes hurt you look so good :)

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      Jan 25, 2012, 12.11 PMby laikadoll

      Too kind, lady!

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    Jan 24, 2012, 03.03 PMby oonaballoona

    you are too friggin cute!!!

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    Jan 24, 2012, 01.29 PMby aggelicat .)

    lovely dress!!

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      Jan 25, 2012, 12.34 PMby laikadoll

      Thanks :D

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    Jan 24, 2012, 08.21 AMby mokosha

    i love love the dress, and the bow and those glasses are to die for.. great job

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    Jan 24, 2012, 05.36 AMby KazztheSpazz

    Super gorgeous, super fun, great little blog you have too.

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      Jan 25, 2012, 12.34 PMby laikadoll

      Naww thank you! I love what you make!!

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    Jan 24, 2012, 04.33 AMby bunnytheory

    You look so cute! Loving your big bow too!

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    Jan 24, 2012, 03.30 AMby runningwithscissors1

    So bright and cute, I love it!

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      Jan 25, 2012, 12.13 PMby laikadoll

      Merci :)

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    Jan 24, 2012, 02.43 AMby sewmelove

    Lovely job! This dress is on my to-do list as well. I was also in love with this dress cos of JuliaBobbin’s!

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      Jan 25, 2012, 12.13 PMby laikadoll

      Yay! There shall be many more reincarnations floating around here in time, I’m sure!

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    Jan 24, 2012, 02.37 AMby emilyhoffman

    Cute and retro! It really fits you well and the style suits you too!

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      Jan 25, 2012, 12.13 PMby laikadoll

      Thanks lovely!

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    Jan 24, 2012, 01.55 AMby schnui

    You look gorgeous in this very Mini Mouse dress. Red and white spot is an all time favourite and you have chosen the perfect pattern for the fabric. As always, well done.

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      Jan 24, 2012, 02.36 AMby laikadoll

      Thank you!! :D xx

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