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Prairie Dress

Added Nov 22, 2012

by kihli

Zurich, Switzerland






I made this dress after I saw a similar one in a store, which didn’t fit me. Unfortunately, with this fabric, it evoked some rather unwanted associations with “The Little House on the Prairie”. Despite that, it’s a very comfortable and warm dress which I like to wear.
The pattern is no. 109 from burdastyle 1/2010, with modifications. Construction was quite straight forward and not difficult at all, until I made a big mistake by cutting into a seamline where the right sleeve would have to be set in.
You can read more about that on my blog: Marie in the cave

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    Feb 19, 2013, 09.34 PMby dudette0sam

    looks so great and flattering on you! great job!

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    Dec 26, 2012, 05.13 AMby Vanessa Leigh

    The Little House on the Prairie angle is what I LOVE about it. Flashback to my 1980’s Prairie blouses with the side buttons. Swooon. :) I love it on you.

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    Dec 16, 2012, 01.07 AMby Rikamekko

    It looks really good on you! The buttons are nice,too^^

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    Nov 23, 2012, 09.36 PMby Mary Athey

    Its lovely on you. x

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    Nov 23, 2012, 08.47 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    very cute. fun fabric!

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    Nov 23, 2012, 01.24 AMby skeeler

    Totally cute. I love it.

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