Whatever Happened to The 40's Dress

Added May 1, 2011

by ladykatza

Acworth, Georgia...

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Description

I started this project last year for the Great Vintage Sew-a-Long. It was inspired by the 2010 Spring collection of Ralph Lauren. I fell in love with the concept of a shirt-waist dress in blue with bright red buttons. I did the piping and the edge of the sleeves in red as well.

More Details Here:

http://peanutbuttermacrame.blogspot.com/2011/05/40s-dress.html

(Sorry if this is a re-post, but BurdaStyle seems to have eaten the other one)

Material Notes

cotton lawn, cotton batiste, vintage buttons, piping

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Romantic
Material
Cotton

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    May 2, 2011, 12.00 AMby shahidahcarr

    You’re rockin that outfit! =) I love the shoes…Sexy!

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