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maryy variation

Added Jun 21, 2010

by tinybows

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I liked the Mary #6042 pattern from this site, but I wanted to make it a little more my style. I changed the criss-cross back into a halter, and added an exposed zipper in the back. For the skirt, I cut two rectangles, gathered, and sewed them to the bodice.

This is such a perfect little summer dress!




Garment Type
Casual, Grunge, Rock

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    Jun 28, 2010, 02.02 AMby tokiji

    I really like your idea and so cute! I wanna make it.

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    Jun 26, 2010, 10.08 AMby holasoylulu

    what a wonderful variation!!!!

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    Jun 24, 2010, 01.03 PMby mandicoulter

    we have included your work in our burda feature on our blog! {please take a look}http://commonthreadskingston.blogspot.com

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      Jun 24, 2010, 09.38 PMby tinybows

      Yay! Thank you!

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    Jun 24, 2010, 10.51 AMby christine-1

    suuuper cute. love the zipper detail!

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    Jun 24, 2010, 04.09 AMby carolyn-s

    This is a really cute dress! And your photography is beautiful.

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    Jun 24, 2010, 01.50 AMby rifka

    Cute! I like the exposed zip as well.

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    Jun 23, 2010, 05.22 PMby ashchaser

    This is cute and I want to snatch those boots too- way to go getting project of the week!

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    Jun 23, 2010, 05.21 PMby pollyfranceselizabeth

    This is really pretty, I love the contrast of the exposed chunky zipper with the girly floral fabric.

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    Jun 22, 2010, 08.12 PMby ranzien

    very VERY cute! i love the shape of the top :)

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    Jun 22, 2010, 12.36 PMby lucaltd

    I really like your version of this dress, its much more my style too – good work!

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    Jun 21, 2010, 05.51 PMby tinybows

    I’m insanely prolific. I can churn out two dresses a day if I want. :) Thanks, I was actually going for like a 1990s look as soon as I spotted this fabric in the store.

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    Jun 21, 2010, 03.52 PMby missdandy

    Love the exposed zipper and the fabric that you used! Reminds me a 1990s babydoll dress. By the way, I’m in awe of how quickly you sew things!!!

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