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retro yellow flower dress

Added Sep 12, 2008

by sawa

Lahti, Finland






I made this dress a few months ago. It has a detachable halterneck shoulder-strap and the skirt part is balloon type. There’s also a lining, which is made of thin orange cotton (at first it was white but I dyed it). I had some patterns for the bodice but I had to alter them quite a lot.

Material Notes

The dress is 100% cotton. The flower fabric and the buttons are thrifted.




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    Sep 15, 2008, 10.00 AMby trploceanmoon

    What a happy dress! it just makes you smile! good job…:)

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    Sep 15, 2008, 01.16 AMby cassielouise

    Wow – I love the dress and the fabric… it looks just perfect for late summer days.

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    Sep 14, 2008, 12.35 PMby happilyevercrafter

    This dress is adorable! The color looks really nice on you, too. I think I might have to make my own now…

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    Sep 12, 2008, 12.15 PMby colourfulcreature

    I LOVE this dress. The fabric is lovely…where is the fabric from/ what pattern is it, if you dont mind me asking?!? xxx

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    Sep 12, 2008, 06.40 AMby sew4my3

    Great dress! That fabric is just perfect for the style of the dress and you played with the pattern on the fabric so well. What a work of art!

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    Sep 12, 2008, 06.15 AMby polychromatin

    Great dress, really. I love the colors and the print! Good job!

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