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Date Night Dress

Added Aug 18, 2011

by vicsguy2009

Akron, United St...




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Colorful stretch knit dress made from Simplicity 2580. Since it was date night I chose to shorten the hem a bit. ;-)

The dress is faced but I serged a rolled narrow hem on the dress. I was experimenting.

The fabric came forn JoAnn’s on sale. I think I invested about $3 in this dress. I added a 25 cent coin to the dress by sewing a small pouch inside the drape to help the neck line hang where I wanted it.

She liked this dress a lot so I made 3 others in solid color knits fabrics.

Material Notes

Poly stretch knit from JoAnn’s




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    Dec 29, 2011, 09.39 PMby Testosterone

    Flattering frocks, ornamental grasses, a great pair of legs, and you for a husband! How does one individual amass all of that, and in Ohio, no less?

    At least I have ornamental grass.

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      Dec 30, 2011, 07.32 PMby vicsguy2009

      Trust me. The husband is the lucky one! ;-)

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    Aug 25, 2011, 08.00 AMby bohemiannow

    Perfect fabric for a beautiful flattering pattern! Well done!

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    Aug 18, 2011, 08.21 PMby freakusbzzz

    Luck man taking you on a date :)

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