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Look at me, Grandpa!

Added Oct 29, 2010

by mixtlii

Montpellier, France






Pattern is from Burda Easy Fashion Summer 2009. It was easy to sew, and I love it ! The folds on the skirt and on the top make the dress very special. The original pattern had a petticoat, but I didn’t make it, I thought it would be “too much” to wear it everyday. And I added the belt – an old tight !

I wore this dress when I visited my grandparents I hadn’t seen in so long, and they loved it :D

Material Notes

Cotton, zipper




Spring, Summer
Garment Type

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    Nov 5, 2010, 06.38 PMby Maria Alejandra Curbelo Cal

    Oh!,It’s so beautiful!…

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    Nov 1, 2010, 06.40 AMby minkyone

    Oh, I love this dress! The picture with your grandpa is so pretty too :)

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    Oct 31, 2010, 12.56 PMby Sewing And Style

    Beautiful Dress on a Beautiful Girl

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    Oct 30, 2010, 05.16 PMby shangrow

    I love the fabric you chose. You look ready to do the lindy hop!

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    Oct 30, 2010, 09.18 AMby magdamagda

    you are really stitching a lot! your projects are all over the place! you make such a great model and choose such stylish patterns! I always love seeing something new from you!:)

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      Oct 30, 2010, 12.26 PMby mixtlii

      Woah, thank you so much, it’s so flattering! I really do love sewing, and this website is so encouraging!

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    Oct 30, 2010, 05.44 AMby freakusbzzz

    Very cute and you have such a handsome granpa!

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    Oct 30, 2010, 04.34 AMby maribug

    what a nice simple yet elegant dress! and your grandpa looks so happy to see you <3

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    Oct 30, 2010, 01.09 AMby cantare

    This is such a lovely pattern and what excellent fabric!

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    Oct 30, 2010, 12.55 AMby nishavinod2009

    you look beautiful! very nice dress!

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