My First Birthday Dress

Added Dec 14, 2010

by Rebecca Coop...

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Description

I used the coffee date dress pattern and some crazy fabric found in ikea to create my first dress.

Difficulty

Novice

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For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    May 4, 2011, 02.03 PMby ecila

    Awww! That fabric! It brings some much fun to this dress!

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    Jan 12, 2011, 05.59 PMby megrims

    So cute! I saw that fabric in Ikea last year and wanted it oh so very badly, but my boyfriend dragged me out because we had to go to a concert. I’m still mad about it.

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    Dec 31, 2010, 01.24 AMby tashmopolitan

    Gotta love ikea!

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    Dec 16, 2010, 08.56 AMby mlne

    well, i’ve also made my first skirt and handbag from the exact same fabric!!!!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.53 PMby cherwinamy

    congrats on your first dress! fun fabric choice. Hope it was a great b-day!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 12.14 PMby Rebecca Coopland

    Thank you for all your lovely messages. Im so fussy that i made my first dress i cant wait to get started on the next one.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 02.08 AMby jacinta

    How did you find the fabric? I was looking at the ikea fabric the other day but thought it might be a bit thick and stiff?

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      Dec 15, 2010, 12.17 PMby Rebecca Coopland

      It is a little stiff but it makes it hang well and its really easy to work with.

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    Dec 14, 2010, 11.43 PMby lizajane09

    So fun! Great job on your first dress!

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    Dec 14, 2010, 09.50 PMby milnay3

    You’re only 1? And you’re sewing dresses already? :P

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    Dec 14, 2010, 03.06 PMby carolinat

    I love it! what a fun dress!

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    Dec 14, 2010, 02.35 PMby noso22

    realy nice

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    Dec 14, 2010, 02.13 PMby junespoon

    I made the coffee date dress out of this fabric too!! It’s so much fun!! And i wore it for my birthday too!!

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    Dec 14, 2010, 01.05 PMby hdk100

    what a fun dress! great job!

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    Dec 14, 2010, 12.11 PMby mary-bee

    that looks so cool – LOVE the fabric!

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    Dec 14, 2010, 10.40 AMby Adrienne Hendrix

    Very nice dress and the fabric is beautiful!!! Happy Birthday and Happy Sewing!

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