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The Candy Plaid Dress

Added Jan 5, 2013

by ladykatza

Acworth, Georgia...






Wow, this project took me forever! Lots of fitting, which I post all about here. I’m definitely going to make this dress again, but in a solid color so I don’t drive myself crazy with the pattern matching. More photos here.

Material Notes

shell fabric: silk dupioni
lining: bemberg rayon
notions: thread, metal zipper




Spring, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Business, Classic
Rayon, Silk

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    Feb 21, 2013, 05.51 PMby liliv-1

    girly and cute!

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    Jan 5, 2013, 07.27 PMby bluepinky

    what a beautiful dress, i love the colours, it looks so good on you! x

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      Jan 6, 2013, 09.56 AMby ladykatza

      Thank you very much!

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    Jan 5, 2013, 03.37 PMby kess

    Ha, matching plaid is so tiresome but so worth it! I love it!

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      Jan 5, 2013, 11.36 PMby ladykatza

      Thank you.

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    Jan 5, 2013, 12.31 PMby omgdora

    Fabulous! This plaid is amazing.

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      Jan 5, 2013, 11.36 PMby ladykatza

      Thank you.

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    Jan 5, 2013, 12.29 PMby jadealamode

    gorgeous dress! well worth the troubles

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      Jan 5, 2013, 11.36 PMby ladykatza

      Thanks! I’m glad I soldiered on.

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    Jan 5, 2013, 09.47 AMby Mary Athey

    It was worth the effort as its fabulous.i know what its like matching stripes and you did a cracking job. Love the fabric as well x

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      Jan 5, 2013, 11.35 PMby ladykatza

      Thank you! Its a happy dress, four sure. :)

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