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the Limberlost dress

Added Nov 19, 2007

by philo

New Lenox, Illin...

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Description

I made this dress from a vintage maternity pattern, Butterick 5573, of my mom’s (no, I’m not pregnant!). The slightly voluminous, empire waist look matches current trends well, I thought. I LOVE the final results.

Fuller write-up can be found at my blog:
http://philos-miscellany.blogspot.com/2007/10/limberlost-dress.html

Material Notes

sage green cotton, a recycled set of sheets!

Difficulty

Novice

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  • Pelshatt5c_large

    Dec 3, 2007, 11.43 AMby petchy

    I LOVE!! this dress is so beautiful!! you did a great job, and the photo´s are really cool as well! :)

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    Nov 26, 2007, 06.55 AMby satomi

    Beautiful dress!!!!! I like green:)

  • Emilykate_large

    Nov 19, 2007, 08.16 PMby emilykate

    It’s a stylish dress-GREAT colour!- and I love that you have taken the trouble to do such an original and evocative photoshoot to go with it.

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    Nov 19, 2007, 06.41 PMby jj1

    Me too. It’s so cool.

  • Noraabousteit4-1000x1000_large

    Nov 19, 2007, 06.35 PMby nora

    I love the dress and your photography is GREAT!

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