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The Feliz Cumpieanos Dress!

Added Jul 8, 2013

by leahfranqui

Philadelphia, Pe...

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Description

I made this dress for my 26th birthday party, which had a quinceanera theme. This may be a bit hipster for most quinceaneras, but it works for me!

The pattern is self drafted, with a modified bodice block and a half-circle skirt. Hand picked zipper and hand stitched hem, all that jazz.

The fabric is from thrift store sheets! And the tiara is totally from Claire’s. Like you do.

More here!
http://strugglesewsastraightseam.wordpress.com/2013/07/08/the-feliz-cumplieanos-dress/

Material Notes

cotton-poly blend for the fabric, plastic zipper.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

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

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    Jul 9, 2013, 03.35 AMby runningwithscissors1

    Why don’t I ever find sheets like that! Love the dress. It turned out beautifully.

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    Jul 8, 2013, 08.21 PMby Mary Athey

    gorgeous dress and its lovely on you. i love your fabric. you would never know this started life as sheets x

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