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Spotty Shift

Added Jan 12, 2013

by Lexicon

Sydney, Australia






I have been on the hunt for the perfect simple shift dress and found Simplicity 5514. Paired with some large scale spot cotton sateen, I am pretty happy with the result but the search continues…
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Material Notes

Cotton sateen




Spring, Summer
Garment Type

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    Jan 14, 2013, 07.29 PMby Vanessa Velasquez

    what a lovely dress!!! i really like those big dots!!

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      Jan 17, 2013, 11.29 AMby Lexicon

      Thanks Vanessa – the oversize dots were what sold that fabric for me!

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    Jan 13, 2013, 01.59 PMby agarog

    Dots are so feminine. Pretty dress:)

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      Jan 17, 2013, 11.28 AMby Lexicon

      Thanks agarog!

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    Jan 13, 2013, 11.30 AMby Lauren9

    Very nice! I want this dress!! I’ll have to add it to my list of patterns to make.

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      Jan 17, 2013, 11.28 AMby Lexicon

      Thanks Lauren! Your best place to hunt down this pattern might be etsy – thats where I bought mine.

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    Jan 13, 2013, 12.59 AMby RenaissanceBombshell

    What a classic!

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      Jan 13, 2013, 10.32 AMby Lexicon

      Thanks so much!

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    Jan 13, 2013, 12.32 AMby Mary Athey

    This is lovely and the fabric goes so well with the pattern x

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      Jan 13, 2013, 12.53 AMby Lexicon

      Thanks for your kind words Mary!

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    Jan 13, 2013, 12.22 AMby Moimisie

    Super cute! I love how the spots stand out extra because of the simple cut of the dress. I have yet to find the perfect dotted pattern :(… but this definitely a nice one.

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      Jan 13, 2013, 12.55 AMby Lexicon

      Thanks Moimisie – You are right, a fabric like this needs a simple silhouette to make it stand out.

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