Party dress with lace top

Added Jan 14, 2009

by nattyjane

Berkeley, Califo...

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Description

I made this dress for my birthday party in December. I got the fabric super cheap at a discount fabric store, though I think the dress would have been better if I had used a less plain fabric for the solid portion. The back lace has a slit down the middle which is closed at the top by a vintage black button from a thrift store. The pattern was my own monster created from a few old patterns I had already.
I made custom mini party hats to fit the personalities of each of my guests. I made my party hat to match my dress. Boys got mini top hats and girls got mini princess hats.

Material Notes

Green lace, green cotton, elastic, one black vintage button.

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Novice

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    Feb 12, 2011, 01.43 AMby saylavie

    i really like this. i have had something like this in mind for a while, so now i’m inspired to make it!

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    Jan 17, 2009, 11.49 AMby naughtylittlepony

    Just gorgeous

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    Jan 16, 2009, 03.55 AMby blueviolet-1

    LOVE LOVE LOVE!

    But it looks the prettiest teal/blue colour on my computer, not green…

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    Jan 14, 2009, 10.54 AMby polychromatin

    I also find your fabric combination very interesting, and the color is great!

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