The Mello Yello Dress

Added May 29, 2012

by wildcatspow

Astoria, New Yor...

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Description

This is my new favorite dress, made from vintage McCall’s 5995. I love its fitted silhouette and bright color— I feel like a neon sign when I wear this! If you want more construction details, stop by my blog!

Material Notes

cotton from Tissus Reine; stretch lining in skirt from Mood

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

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

Credits

pattern

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    Aug 26, 2012, 10.46 AMby bernieandi

    This is just divine! The fabric -covered buttons make it even more stylish. This dress is like the colour of happiness! I am really into to yellow at the moment.

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      Aug 27, 2012, 02.40 PMby wildcatspow

      Yellow makes me so happy, too! It’s just so cheerful and fun!

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    Jun 3, 2012, 07.14 PMby Binita Shrestha

    Awesome. The color is right on trend this season!

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    Jun 3, 2012, 03.14 AMby mollykatherine

    Love everything about it! The colour suits you to a T!!!

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      Jun 3, 2012, 04.54 AMby wildcatspow

      Thank you so much! :D

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    Jun 1, 2012, 03.54 PMby MaycieAfterFive

    Oh my, I love your dress! That color is just beautiful.

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      Jun 1, 2012, 08.28 PMby wildcatspow

      Thank you so much! I’m a huge fan of your blog and your style, btw!

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    May 31, 2012, 05.12 PMby Eva Iwakki

    I love it!

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    May 31, 2012, 04.17 PMby Ravince

    very lovely dress

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    May 31, 2012, 04.05 AMby velvetribbon

    Very cute dress, I love the bright colour!

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      May 31, 2012, 01.28 PMby wildcatspow

      Thank you so much!

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    May 30, 2012, 02.27 PMby Käsekosmonautin

    I think that the dress is a happy one. ;-)

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      May 30, 2012, 03.12 PMby wildcatspow

      I feel my happiest in bright colors. :)

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      May 30, 2012, 03.33 PMby Käsekosmonautin

      My new ananas dress is also a little bit yellow…

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    May 30, 2012, 11.38 AMby mekaa

    Love, love, love this one!

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    May 30, 2012, 08.08 AMby loulourosa

    It is so perfect, with those fabric buttons. I wish I could wear this today! (it’s verry hot here:-))

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      May 30, 2012, 03.12 PMby wildcatspow

      It’s been really hot here, too— I was melting in this!

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    May 30, 2012, 03.01 AMby Marsha-Lee Patrick

    i like this it’s cute, the colour is also nice and summery!! :D

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      May 30, 2012, 03.11 PMby wildcatspow

      Thanks so much! I think I will wear it to a summer wedding!

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    May 29, 2012, 09.50 PMby madebymeg

    beautiful! love the color and style

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    May 29, 2012, 08.18 PMby Hugs-and-Kisses

    That’s so unique :D

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    May 29, 2012, 07.53 PMby Angela Kane

    yes!

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    May 29, 2012, 07.42 PMby MientjiB

    Beautiful! The large covered buttons work well :-)

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      May 30, 2012, 12.25 AMby wildcatspow

      Thanks a million!

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    May 29, 2012, 07.30 PMby LaraGa

    Super cute! Love the colour on you too!

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      May 30, 2012, 12.25 AMby wildcatspow

      Thank you! The color really makes me happy!

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