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Added Sep 10, 2012

by Pharaildis

Ghent, Belgium






This is my scarecrow and good friend Basil. He looks a bit upset. That is probably because I “helped” (also known as: “forced”) him into one of my own-made dresses. I really had to convince him of the fact that the colors actually do go with his eyes, and that he still looks terribly scary, even with a skirt… Jee, all that insecurity the poor bloke has to deal with…

Fortunately, the dress looks better on me, or at least I like to think so (but shush, don’t let Basil hear me say this). The pattern is from Knipmode (feb. 2011), a dutch sewing magazine. It’s easy, and the first dress I ever made. There are some mistakes, but thanks to the print on the fabric only an experienced eye would spot them :) The fabric is a very colourful bright tricot that I bought in a fabric outlet store in Ostend




Garment Type

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    Sep 10, 2012, 10.25 PMby jennyrecorder

    Haha! Poor Bas ( I had a boyfriend called Basil!!!), despite his face, the dress is too nice to scare anything! Looks lovely on you, well done :)

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    Sep 10, 2012, 04.27 PMby Mary Athey

    fab dress with amazing fabric!!its lovely on you and basil but you just win it lol xx

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