Added Feb 13, 2013
This is my entry for `BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Contest 2013` – Option Three: Create your own variation project using one or more master pattern(s) and/or variation project(s) from the BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern book.
This adorable 50s style knee length dress is perfect for a retro wedding with sky- heels or a cocktail party paired with a vintage fur stole! The full pleated circle skirt is made from Organic Cotton and the sweetheart fitted bodice with petite cap sleeves is made from re-purposed cotton with a vintage lace overlay.
This dress is sustainable and eco friendly!
> Made from organic cotton
> Fully lined in re-purposed cotton
> Sweetheart neckline and scooped back neck
> Centre back zipper with decorative vintage glass buttons running down the back
> Re-purposed vintage lace
> Satin ribbon belt that ties in a bow at the back
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