Tea Rose Dress

Added Mar 18, 2013

by colorfulphoebe

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I’ve been working on this dress for quite some time. I got the fabric a while ago on sale at JoAnns and didn’t know what to use it for but I knew that it had to be mine. I love the vintage look of the tea roses. A few weeks later I was browsing for patterns when I found the Simplicity 2444 pattern. It’s a really pretty pattern and I was pleased to see that it’s relatively easy to follow! I was nervous at first to attempt to sew pockets but following to instructions I had no trouble! I ended up wearing this dress to my highschool’s Spring Fling dance. I went with two of my good friends and had a great night. I am always so grateful that I have amazing friends who like it that I sew my own clothes! Plus a huge thank you to MacKenzie for curling my hair and being my best friend in the world.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

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

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    Mar 23, 2013, 08.53 PMby olaya1

    Very pretty!! And you are so young to be so talented! Congrats on a great dress. Can’t wait to see next version.

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    Mar 19, 2013, 02.20 PMby Meg Hardin

    This is too cute! Forever and ever sew formal dresses to wear out – it’s the best feeling when people compliment them :)

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      Mar 23, 2013, 05.55 PMby colorfulphoebe

      That’s really sweet of you to say! Thanks! and you’re right it feels great when people compliment me on my clothes and I can reply “Thanks I made it!”

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    Mar 19, 2013, 06.37 AMby SewNotWork

    Very nice. Well done.

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    Mar 19, 2013, 04.37 AMby eddalind

    very pretty dress!

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    Mar 18, 2013, 11.46 PMby lovefromsf

    You did a beautiful job on the dress, it looks fantastic on you!

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      Mar 23, 2013, 05.54 PMby colorfulphoebe

      That’s really nice of you to say! Thanks!

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    Mar 18, 2013, 09.05 PMby Mary Athey

    what a gorgeous dress, the fabrics lovely and the fit is fab on you. the photos are lovely as well x

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