Retro Reversible Dress

Added Mar 4, 2010

by embaby

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Description

I love the Gracie Pattern by Sandi Henderson and can’t stop making these reversible dresses for my girl. The attachment of the collar sometimes make me wanna pull my hair out but I think seeing her in it makes it all worthwhile.

Material Notes

Cotton, button, bias tape

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Children
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Mod
Material
Cotton

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    Sep 17, 2011, 04.57 AMby Susana Escalante

    està precioso ademas las telas son tan coloridas, aqui en Chile, es dificil encontrar telas asi…ojala pudiera tener la posibilidad de tener telas asi, .Y la modelo es adorable!

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    Aug 11, 2010, 08.44 AMby laura oprea

    So cute!

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    Mar 29, 2010, 02.44 PMby andreamathews

    So cute!!!

    I’m making this for my daughter for Easter and the collar is making me want to cry. I cannot figure this thing out!!!! So frustrated :(

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      Mar 30, 2010, 05.14 AMby embaby

      Thanks! Are you using the same pattern by Sandi? If yes, to attach the collar you need to attach the right side of the dress (top) to the wrong side bottom of the collar first. Also, I find it easier to attach the collar when I attach the two ends first (the back of the collar) before sewing together the sleeves and finally the gathered front. Hope that helps.

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    Mar 18, 2010, 02.08 PMby iniminimanymoe

    gosh so cute! hm I think I’ll try to do one for myself, summer is around the corner;)

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    Mar 5, 2010, 07.19 AMby bubbley74

    what a beautiful daughter you have so lucky to have a perfect model . I love this style dress have you a pattern number for the dress please I have to make a couple of flower girls dresses and this dress is exactly what we are looking for.thanks.

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    Mar 4, 2010, 08.01 PMby celestekb

    Love your fabric choice – it looks devine on your daughter.

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    Mar 4, 2010, 02.59 PMby elisana

    how cute! love the fabrics. your daughter is precious

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    Mar 4, 2010, 12.15 PMby scheryka

    Beautiful. I am in love with the colors on both side. I have a pattern just like this and tried making it reversible. No luck. I make the body part very well but when it comes to that neck…I have three or four of these in the UFO pile.

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      Mar 6, 2010, 01.10 PMby embaby

      Thank you for all the sweet comments:) The collar is really a test on my patience too!

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    Mar 4, 2010, 10.25 AMby villblomsten

    Cute dress and cute girl ! :-)

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    Mar 4, 2010, 10.00 AMby omgdora

    Wow, this is a lovely dress and your girl is the perfect little model for it! If I had a kid this cute I probably wouldn’t be able to stop making dresses for her either.

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    Mar 4, 2010, 09.49 AMby emilie6709

    The dress is gorgeous, but definitely not as cute as your little girl! :-)

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    Mar 4, 2010, 09.00 AMby zenica

    This is so cute! Simply precious!

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