Pleated Summer Dress with a blue striped skirt

Added Apr 8, 2013

by ralene

Pretoria, South ...

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Description

I made this close fitting two piece summer dress for my sister from one of my own patterns. It has a with a pleated skirt front and a lined close fitting bodice with shoulder straps and a zipper opening at the back.

https://www.etsy.com/listing/128687090/womens-pleated-summer-dress-pdf-sewing?

Material Notes

White Percale bodice and lining.
Striped Cotton for the skirt
Black wide elastic shoulder straps

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

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

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    Apr 14, 2013, 06.12 PMby Vanessa Velasquez

    lovely dress and i wish i were so brave to try her haircut, she looks great with that style!!!

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    Apr 9, 2013, 11.57 AMby Kovu

    this is beautiful, I love the simplicity

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      Apr 9, 2013, 02.17 PMby ralene

      Thank You!

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    Apr 8, 2013, 10.21 AMby ralene

    thank you! I agree, the percale that I used for the bodice was leftover fabric from a duvet cover that I made.

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    Apr 8, 2013, 10.16 AMby parze

    Very nice. And also a good idea for leftover fabric scraps.

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