Winterwhisper dress

Added Apr 29, 2012

by bhs

Jelgava, Latvia

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Description

This fabric grabbed be as soon as I saw it in the fabric basket in the shop. The fabric print shows the first touch of spring. I knew that I will sew the girly dress with style elements of 60ties. To create this dress I was inspired from a variety treasures found on the internet (see in my blog).

Material Notes

-100% cotton “Winter Whispers by Michelle Mara for Whilminton Prints” purchased in Abakhan fabrics. Costs ~5.60Eur;
-invisible zipper;
-bias binding from lining fabric.
Fabric usage: ~2m (1.10m width)

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Mod
Material
Cotton

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    May 1, 2012, 07.19 PMby surfjewels

    cute dress

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    May 1, 2012, 02.41 AMby infinite-plus-one

    wow, this looks so feminine and incredibly cute! And i love your care with the details, they look amazingly done!

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      May 1, 2012, 08.07 AMby bhs

      Thank you! Details are the thing that makes garment beautiful :)

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    Apr 30, 2012, 05.54 PMby ILikeAYourBoots

    This is fabulous! :) I have been thinking of making a dress in similar style to this, and your choice of fabric has inspired me! Lovely !

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      May 1, 2012, 08.05 AMby bhs

      Thank you! Yes the fabric is so wonderful!

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    Apr 30, 2012, 01.28 PMby jadealamode

    great fabric choice and beautiful dress

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      May 1, 2012, 08.07 AMby bhs

      Thank you!

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    Apr 30, 2012, 06.58 AMby prettysewinggirl

    This is beautiful!!! You have just inspired me, to make a 180 degree change in my current “sew pants” strategy! Dresses it will be :) Thank you for sharing your beautiful sewing project!!

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      May 1, 2012, 08.04 AMby bhs

      Thank you! It is great feeling that I can inspire someone ;) Good luck with dress making!

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