the mayor of ouidah + butterick b55555

Added Aug 15, 2013

by cathytxtwfr

Ouidah, Benin

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The mayor of Ouidah, Sverin Adjovi, is a master at self promotion. To commemorate the completion of the new mayor’s office in Ouidah, he had special fabric made… with his face on it. A fabric too good for me to pass up, so I made it into the Butterick B5555 dress.

The full story is here: http://cathywu.com/journal/treadling/2013/08/14/severin-adjovi-the-mayor-of-ouidah-butterick-b5555/

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    Aug 15, 2013, 05.59 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Lovely! wonderful dress and interesting fabric :)

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    Aug 15, 2013, 08.08 AMby bethmaryharley

    Wow! What awesome fabric! And that dress looks very comfy in hot humid weather!

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