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Red dress 1970s pattern

Added Sep 9, 2012

by cathysews

Portsmouth, Unit...

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Description

I’ve really enjoyed making this one. Very simple pattern, a genuine 70s pattern with bodice and lovely flared skirt. I used cotton but I think its a bit stiff. I might try this again with a viscose or a crepe to make it more flowy. Style pattern number 4121

Material Notes

cotton

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Oct 29, 2012, 04.14 AMby MissCorsetLizz

    Gorgeous again!!! I love the fabric!!! I could definitely see this in a crepe!!! Well done :-D

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    Oct 29, 2012, 04.13 AMby MissCorsetLizz

    Gorgeous again!!! I love the fabric!!! I could definitely see this in a crepe!!! Well done :-D

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    Sep 12, 2012, 10.14 AMby BridgetDyer

    Gorgeous. It all just works so well :)

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      Sep 12, 2012, 04.13 PMby cathysews

      hi, many thanks….

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    Sep 10, 2012, 06.07 AMby janene

    What a wonderful dress. I love that the 70s are a tad like the 40s with the midriff an all! You did an amazing job. I would defo make another…. it works! :-)

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      Sep 10, 2012, 02.36 PMby cathysews

      many thanks!

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    Sep 9, 2012, 08.38 PMby lafleurgoddess

    Great Job; Love the fabric!

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      Sep 10, 2012, 02.36 PMby cathysews

      many thanks!

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    Sep 9, 2012, 10.52 AMby Mary Athey

    it’s lovely,well done x

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      Sep 10, 2012, 02.36 PMby cathysews

      many thanks!

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