Sweet Orange

Added Jul 16, 2010

by libbysharf

Tel Aviv, Israel

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Description

I made this dress from kind of elastic linen. When i first wore it, someone from work said “I really like the dress but I don’t like the fabric” well… I really like the fabric, it’s sort of vintagy, and that woman doesn’t have any fashion sense at all, so that’s fine with me!
These pictures were taken by a pro photographer just before my sister’s wedding during the preparations.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Casual, Classic, Romantic, Vintage
Material
Linen

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    Jul 21, 2010, 12.20 AMby elladagan

    the dress is gorgeous! where did you get the pattren from?

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    Jul 18, 2010, 01.40 PMby strawberrypancakesbykim

    I love the color, it’s kind of like orange soda!

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    Jul 17, 2010, 11.35 AMby magdamagda

    suits you very well, great pics also!

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    Jul 17, 2010, 05.44 AMby shirleybear

    Very cute! Love the color!

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    Jul 16, 2010, 10.40 PMby herringtonka

    She’s BONKERS! That is a gorgeous dress and I bet the fabric is nice to wear too :)

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      Jul 18, 2010, 05.13 AMby libbysharf

      Thank you… well she is! I actually don’t work there any more, but… she was the oldest woman in the office and always wore these ugly old too tight T Shirts. So I guess I won’t be taking fashion tips from her :-) The fabric is actually very nice. It’s a sort of linen but very soft one. It looks like an old fabric and that’s why I liked it.

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    Jul 16, 2010, 10.10 PMby leahfranqui

    She’s crazy, that looks amazing!

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    Jul 16, 2010, 08.20 PMby cathysews

    Fab dress!

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    Jul 16, 2010, 06.06 PMby keren

    the dress is beautiful, and the fabric is pretty – I like the color. I really love the look! Great pictures btw!

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    Jul 16, 2010, 05.00 PMby corduroycoat

    Wow, what a fantastic fit! And who doesn’t love a vibrant orange? It’s so fun, and will carry well into fall.

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      Jul 16, 2010, 05.10 PMby libbysharf

      Thanks! Well, yeah, I actually did wear it also with a light long top underneath and leggings.

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    Jul 16, 2010, 04.56 PMby laura oprea

    I like the fabric too. It looks really comfortable and matches the pattern very well.

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    Jul 16, 2010, 04.36 PMby kihli

    I like the fabric, too! Matches really good with the pattern!

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