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Plaid Schoolgirl Dress

Added May 29, 2011

by uepsillon

Lucerne, Switzer...

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Description

This dress is inspired by the girl on my tin bank!

I based this on the burdastyle pattern “5/2011 Dress with wide pockets”, but made it smaller to fit me (their smallest size is 36…), changed the pleats a bit, shortened the sleeves and skirt, lowered the neckline and added handy, in-seam pockets! With a special holder for my iphone and a keychain attached to the pocket :)

visit my blog to read more: http://madgirlprettydress.wordpress.com/2011/05/28/plaid-schoolgirl-dress/

Material Notes

plaid

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall, Winter
Style
Vintage
Material
Wool

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    Jul 22, 2011, 11.54 AMby urbandon

    Sexy/ cute! Is that kid playing with fire?

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    May 29, 2011, 09.57 AMby Irina Schwab

    Gorgeous! I might make this for my mother in law, the original version with pockets. I had similar fabric and made a tea set, but i prefer your dress!

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    May 29, 2011, 09.02 AMby joost52

    Very cute, I like it a lot :)

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    May 29, 2011, 03.52 AMby kiddok8

    Very sexy! The shoes rock too…

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    May 29, 2011, 02.02 AMby granolabar

    that’s so cute! you both said it — timeless and awesome!

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    May 29, 2011, 01.25 AMby turtlegirl00

    super cute! I do love plaid—i think it is timeless. great job on the dress!

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      May 29, 2011, 01.32 AMby uepsillon

      Thank you :) plaid is awesome!

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/plaid-schoolgirl-dress?image=198578