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Joan Holloway Dress

Added Jun 30, 2009

by gertie

Astoria, New Yor...




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Doesn’t this look like something Joan from Mad Men would wear? I made this from Simplicity 3673, which is a reissue of a vintage pattern. I had to do quite a bit of finessing to get the fit I wanted. I wrote all about it on my blog at:
Gertie’s New Blog for Better Sewing

Material Notes

Emerald Green wool crepe from Paron Fabrics in New York City




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    Mar 24, 2011, 06.42 AMby kiwibubbles

    this is a very flattering dress, well done. i love your victory rolls in your profile pic troo :)

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    Jul 1, 2009, 06.39 PMby Stitchen

    The fit is sublime- colour is amazing on you.

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    Jul 1, 2009, 12.22 AMby alizwa

    Love love love it. Good job.

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