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Coffee Date Dress #1

Added Jun 30, 2010

by mje2009

Boise, Idaho, Un...




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My first uploaded project!
I made this using the Coffee Date dress pattern. As a beginner I was intimidated by having to the add the seam allowance to the pattern but in the end I thought it helped put the dress together. I was able to follow the steps given with the pattern and I also looked on Grosgrain’s website to see more pictures.
The fabric is printed cotton, medium weight. It holds some body. I haven’t tried to stream line patterns to truly fit my body so the dress is a little big in some areas and just right in others.

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printed cotton, medium weight



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    Jun 30, 2010, 04.38 PMby BeYou TiFul

    It looks great, nice fabric too!

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      Jul 13, 2010, 05.20 PMby mje2009

      Thank you! I was worried that I would look too much like a table cloth :)

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    Jun 30, 2010, 03.46 PMby hnolde

    So cute! Yours is one of my favorite coffee date versions!

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      Jul 13, 2010, 05.21 PMby mje2009

      Thank you, hnolde! That means a lot. It was pretty easy to make.

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    Jun 30, 2010, 02.33 PMby fosteretalk

    Wonderfully done. You could wear that anywhere.

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      Jul 13, 2010, 05.21 PMby mje2009

      Thanks! I wore it out and I felt so fancy!

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