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And now 70's dress

Added Aug 6, 2012

by ambermarks

Riga, Latvia






The story about the dress: character with a feel of retro. The main component in the silhouette of dress is collar, which is characteristic for the fashion of 70ies.
But everything is topical today: both the new and the old.
Technically the dress is simple, top is the blouse, where the main focus is on button fastenings and collar. And the skirt part is simply a straight piece. For the waist I sewed in three lanes with rubber thread, folded it over and sewed like a belt, as a result there is no need to run a rubber. I find this alternative to rubber to be very comfortable and visually sappealing
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    Aug 9, 2012, 06.10 AMby Shira B

    Wow! this is very pretty!! can you give the pattern you used?

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      Aug 11, 2012, 07.58 AMby ambermarks

      hello, thank you.
      usually I make patterns by me self. I am a UK size 4 or 6, burda magazine size 34. is to big for me:)

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      Aug 12, 2012, 06.01 AMby Shira B

      oh I think I have the same size problem like you (size 34 is too big on me too… :) haha)

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    Aug 6, 2012, 08.20 PMby Mary Athey

    Its lovely and the photos are great as well x

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