Added Aug 14, 2013
Austin, Texas, U...
The Lola Dress was created utilizing a vintage pattern intended for a Gunne Sax dress. I modified the pattern a bit: shortened the length of the skirt & sleeves, used a patterned fabric at the skirt sides & sash, and added the patterned-fabric detailing to the sleeves. These changes shifted this little number from a Victorian style dress to something that makes me think of the 40’s and 50’s with a touch of the Rock-A-Billy look =)
Cotton fabric, cotton thread, zipper and a smattering of buttons.
Twists on feminine classics, like a bold patterned shift dress and pants with a racing stripe.
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