Reversible Cambie

Added Jul 6, 2014

by laracrj

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Description

I love this pattern – so I made a reversible version to have 2 dresses in 1! You can see lots more photos and read the whole story on my blog

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Jul 14, 2014, 01.41 PMby nadia r

    nicely done, great idea

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    Jul 7, 2014, 10.53 PMby LaMadalena

    How did you do it??? Not a seam in sight!

    And it looks gorgeous too. Congratulations!

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      Jul 8, 2014, 06.25 AMby laracrj

      Thank you. I pretty much made 2 dresses and then sewed them right sides together at the armholes and the neckline. I top stitched together at the waistband too

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    Jul 7, 2014, 04.50 PMby KristenPW29

    Perfect example of Retro meeting Modern, love it.

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      Jul 8, 2014, 06.24 AMby laracrj

      Thanks – that’s such a good tag line!

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    Jul 7, 2014, 12.44 PMby bkkmei

    Marvellous. How clever of you to make it reversible!

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      Jul 7, 2014, 04.41 PMby laracrj

      Thank you!

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    Jul 6, 2014, 10.34 PMby izbott

    I love indie patterns, always a treat to see. Yours is lovely. Such fun with fabric. You look very nice!

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      Jul 7, 2014, 04.41 PMby laracrj

      Thank you!

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    Jul 6, 2014, 10.21 PMby Mary Athey

    Love this, both sides are gorgeous x

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      Jul 7, 2014, 04.41 PMby laracrj

      Thanks

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    Jul 6, 2014, 08.36 PMby SewNotWork

    great job!

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      Jul 7, 2014, 04.41 PMby laracrj

      thanks

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    Jul 6, 2014, 06.01 PMby surfjewels

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      Jul 7, 2014, 04.41 PMby laracrj

      thanks

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    Jul 6, 2014, 03.10 PMby neveenkarnes

    this is beautiful…. well done!!

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      Jul 6, 2014, 04.25 PMby laracrj

      Thank you!

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    Jul 6, 2014, 10.59 AMby pinkcatflower

    Beautiful! I’ve made a cambie before and you make me want to try again (mine wasn’t smooth sailing, haha!) You look fab!

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      Jul 6, 2014, 04.25 PMby laracrj

      Thank you, you should definitely give it another go – it’s my new favourite pattern

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    Jul 6, 2014, 10.13 AMby cchristie

    Very impressive result. Love the fabrics as they are good contrast.

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      Jul 6, 2014, 04.26 PMby laracrj

      Thanks, I just couldn’t choose between them so made a version in both!

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    Jul 6, 2014, 08.38 AMby janene

    Lovely dress(es) and great fit. What a fabulous idea. Would be great for minimal holiday packing!

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      Jul 6, 2014, 04.27 PMby laracrj

      Thanks! Yes that’s true, I might start making everything reversible!

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