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Flowers in blue

Added May 5, 2013

by celestechen6

Melbourne, Austr...






This retro style dress is based on Butterick 5603 pattern. The fabric is 100 cotton quilting fabric, with poplin for lining. When I first saw this fabric with blue floral pattern, I did not believe it look good I bought it because it was on sale for cheap price. I am surprised it turns out beautiful on this dress.

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Material Notes

100% cotton quilting fabric
poplin for lining




Garment Type

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    Jun 20, 2013, 06.08 AMby MissCorsetLizz

    Loooooove your dress!!! the fabric works well!!! :-D

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    May 6, 2013, 02.45 AMby kisses

    Pretty and the dress fits great

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      May 7, 2013, 12.22 PMby celestechen6

      Thank you for the comment. I did a fitting muslin down to the hip line to get a good fit.

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    May 6, 2013, 01.01 AMby Katie Edwards

    I am always tempted to make dresses from cotton quilting fabric! It looks good.

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    May 5, 2013, 10.04 PMby DorisS

    It looks so summery and fresh! Also, cheap fabrics make the best dresses. One of the best kept secrets.

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      May 6, 2013, 08.58 AMby celestechen6

      I agree. Thank you for the kind words.

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    May 5, 2013, 08.59 PMby sleepy-dumpling

    It’s so pretty. The dress is a great fit and the fabric is really lovely.

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    May 5, 2013, 06.16 PMby c1arabe11e

    You have made the dress beautifully!

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