Added Jul 30, 2011
I designed, drafted, and sewed this dress myself for a school project. I was inspired by ornate picture frames and wanted to frame the back and neckline. I found this vintage flocked dotted swiss gingham at a local flea market and decided it would be perfect for a summer dress. The dress is fully lined (my first time) and I’m very proud of the fit and the construction.
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vintage gingham (self)
cotton broadcloth (lining)
non-woven fusible interfacing
contour bodice sloper
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