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The Salme Sonja Swap Sundress

Added May 3, 2013

by katya

London, United K...

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Description

I made this dress using the Salme Sonja pattern that you can download for free! It’s such a lovely pattern and sewed together perfectly, except that I didn’t realise that I needed to add seam allowances! I managed to hide that by adding an extra piece of fabric to the back and hiding the join with an exposed zip. I’m really happy with it, and think it’s a cute little party dress. I definitely plan on making another that’s perfect! It’s finally warm and sunny enough in London to take a few pics outside :)

More info on my blog Sleek Silhouette

Material Notes

Cotton sateen

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    May 4, 2013, 01.13 AMby Nakhti

    It’s a gorgeous dress! I am absolutely in LOVE with that color.

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    May 3, 2013, 11.39 PMby rita61

    Very nice, the fit is great!

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    May 3, 2013, 02.41 PMby sleepy-dumpling

    Another triumph! Lovely dress, lovely fabric.

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    May 3, 2013, 01.57 PMby georgiet

    It looks beautiful.

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    May 3, 2013, 12.02 PMby kisses

    Nice print and you look great

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    May 3, 2013, 11.20 AMby liliv-1

    This pattern is perfect for your silhouette!

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    May 3, 2013, 11.03 AMby Mary Athey

    its gorgeous and fits you so well. x

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    May 3, 2013, 09.13 AMby SeaOfTeal

    I’m working on that pattern, too! You made a beautiful dress! Hoping mine turn out that good! :) Well done! :) Greetings

    Teal

    http://seaofteal.blogspot.de

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