The Minnie Dress

Added Aug 2, 2013

by zsyzu

Placentia, Calif...

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Description

I’ve made this dress from Butterick’s 5029 retro pattern before. However, I gave that dress to my sister. I decided to make this one and keep it forever. I like the fit better and knowing how the pattern worked the first time I made a few changes. I didn’t line the entire bodice. Just the bust part. Plus I didn’t cut so much fabric for the skirt portion. It was just to full! Anyways, I like this Minnie Mouse fabric and so I named it the Minnie dress. Such an easy, fun dress to make.

Material Notes

1.5 yards of cotton, 14 inch zipper, thread

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

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

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    Aug 8, 2013, 09.39 PMby Teddi Petrone

    I love your Minnie dress! The fit is perfect!

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      Aug 9, 2013, 01.45 AMby zsyzu

      Thank you very much!

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    Aug 7, 2013, 06.29 AMby RedDynamica

    pretty as always!

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      Aug 7, 2013, 01.32 PMby zsyzu

      Thank you!

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    Aug 6, 2013, 08.45 PMby Mary Athey

    this is so lovely on you. the fabrics fabulous and it fit’s you perfectly . love it x

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      Aug 7, 2013, 01.33 PMby zsyzu

      Thanks Mary!

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    Aug 6, 2013, 07.57 PMby liliv-1

    I love your minnie dress it’s simple and very flattering! The polka dots are pretty on you!

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      Aug 7, 2013, 01.34 PMby zsyzu

      Thank you! I think this second one is definitely better than the first one. I feel like a classy lady in this dress.

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