Added May 7, 2012
I bought lots of fabric from a fabric market a few months ago without having any projects in mind. Then I saw this Simplicity retro style dress pattern (no. 6968 http://www.simplicity.com/p-5142-misses-dresses.aspx) and decided I want to use some of the tweed I had for a dress, since it’s still quite cold here in The Netherlands.
While I was sewing it, I made some small adjustments because I thought it was coming out a bit too matronly, so I shortened it, got rid of the front pockets and made it like this!
wool, tweed, blind zipper
Sweet dresses, an outfit for a doll, and cute embellishments are fun for the holidays!
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Celebrate with lovely dresses, sparkly dolman tees, and an embellished peplum skirt.
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