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Vintage Modern Jackie Dress

Added Mar 13, 2013

by sewing-vinta...

New York City, N...

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Description

Sophisticated without feeling stuffy, our Jackie O.-inspired look from BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern is perfect for a special dinner date or holiday party. Our version is made in a French brocade, but you can make it in a lightweight wool, too. The funnel collar is complemented with a simple bow at the waist. This project is a variation of the Louisa Drop-Waist Dress pattern. Refer to your book or eBook for project instructions.

Material Notes

2 yards (1.8m) main fabric, 55" (139.5cm) wide

Lightweight fusible interfacing

24" (61cm) invisible zipper

2 hook-and-eye closures (we suggest a flat one for the waistband and a loop for the skirt closure)

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Evening Wear, Vintage
Material
Silk

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    Mar 15, 2013, 09.47 AMby loulourosa

    Nice fabric for a dress like this, looks good on you!

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    Mar 13, 2013, 10.44 PMby Mary Athey

    OH wow!!!!! i love your dress, its just gorgeous and the fits perfect. Your fabrics fab as well. I want this dress lol x

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    Mar 13, 2013, 08.12 PMby cris orange

    wow, I have a dress like this from my mom, an authentic vintage from the 60-70ies, and it has the same collar and shape! like it :)

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