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Peppermint Pinafore Dress

Added Aug 21, 2011

by zsyzu

Placentia, Calif...

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Description

Angela Kane’s Pinafore free pattern download was the basis for this project. Real easy and fun to make. Her tutorial made it easy to follow. I added the collar just to give it a bit more character and left out the pockets because it would have been lost in the fabric pattern.

I love this dress because of the comfort and peppermint swirl design.

Material Notes

2 yards of cotton, 22 in zipper, thread

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Casual, Mod, Other
Material
Cotton

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    Aug 27, 2011, 09.58 AMby Denim Skirts Etc

    This is a lovely colour and looks great with the collar.

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      Aug 27, 2011, 12.45 PMby zsyzu

      Thank you! I’m glad you like the collar too.

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    Aug 27, 2011, 03.08 AMby Lexicon

    I’ve been planning on making the Angela Kane pinafore – you have inspired me – what a cool dress.

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      Aug 27, 2011, 12.42 PMby zsyzu

      Thank you! I can’t wait to see it!

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    Aug 26, 2011, 08.54 PMby Rosy1964

    Love this dress so retro … it recalls the 60s fashion. Adorable!

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      Aug 26, 2011, 09.16 PMby zsyzu

      Thank you. That 60’s vibe was what I was aiming for. I’m glad you got it.

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