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Bright Floral Long Sleeve Dress

Added Nov 30, 2016

By MegH

Toronto, Canada






I’m excited to share my latest creation with you all! I just completed my Mash Up for our Long Sleeve A-Line Dress pattern where I added a little flounce and eliminated the darts into a panel seam along the armholes. The fit of this dress is relaxed, but I wanted it a bit cinched at the waist so I paired it with a belt here. In the future I may decide to add an elastic casing along the back waistline.

I love the fabric just as is, so I know I would love anything I sewed from it. The bright blue mesh brings some dimension to the garment and adds a little “pop”. For this weather I’ll wear some nice tights and boots with a leather jacket and in the spring I’ll take off the sleeves!

Want to make your own variation of this dress? See all my tutorial posts below:

See all the tutorial posts below:
-Pattern Debut
-Progress Report 1
-Progress Report 2
-Progress Report 3

See how I made my fuzzy blue infinity scarf here!

Material Notes

Printed cotton, stretch blue mesh.




Garment Type

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    Dec 14, 2016, 12.32 PMby hello Itsme

    a striking and unique play on florals and ruffles…x

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    Dec 10, 2016, 06.13 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

    Looks very different from the magazine’s. As if the dress fills you with energy, it attracts attention indeed.

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    Dec 2, 2016, 12.33 AMby izbott

    I love the orange and blue contrast! Good stuff Meg:-)

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    Dec 1, 2016, 09.40 AMby barkcloth

    perfect sewing, perfect fit, but I don’t like the result.

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    Dec 1, 2016, 09.19 AMby Mary Athey

    This is gorgeous on you Meg. I love what you’ve done with this pattern. It’s also a fabulous fit as well x

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    Nov 30, 2016, 09.26 PMby sushi

    Love it! Such bright and happy colours and the style suits you so well!

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