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Added Apr 14, 2014

by cchristie

Northern Ireland...






This is Vogue 8792, a close fitting dress, with lined bodice and seam detail. Though made up in my usual size and usual length adjustments, I had to reduce the waist quite a bit. I added the piping, but piping and top stitching together are perhaps just a step too far. The dress is great, lovely and bright for this time of year.

Material Notes

Fabric is cotton poplin with a slight stretch and piping is plain cotton poplin. Dress is lined throughout with cotton lawn. In spite of not being a fan of skin prints, my last two dresses feature them.




Garment Type
Classic, Business, Casual
Cotton, Linen

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    Apr 17, 2014, 10.39 AMby carolientje

    nice dress!!

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    Apr 16, 2014, 02.05 PMby yenny lee


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    Apr 15, 2014, 11.50 PMby Luz Kettle

    Great dress. Lovely fitting, your details are impeccable! Well done

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    Apr 15, 2014, 06.27 PMby Moimisie

    Nice dress Christie… I love the piping in the contrasting color!

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    Apr 15, 2014, 03.11 AMby velvetribbon

    Lovely dress!! Love the piping and it fit you nicely :)

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    Apr 14, 2014, 09.39 PMby Mokara

    Beautiful dress and excellent fit. I like the print and all the piping details you added.

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    Apr 14, 2014, 09.04 PMby rita61

    Great dress. I like the piping. Looks great on you.

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    Apr 14, 2014, 08.24 PMby sarahsdaughter

    Your dress is lovely and I do like the piping detail :)

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    Apr 14, 2014, 07.59 PMby liliv-1

    This dress is perfect!

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    Apr 14, 2014, 03.55 PMby Mary Athey

    Lovely dress, i love the fit the fabric and the piping x

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    Apr 14, 2014, 10.49 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    Gosh! Great fit and lovely details! Fabric is fab! :)

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    Apr 14, 2014, 10.32 AMby IDia

    Realy nice fitting and great details!

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