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Pinafore Dress - Jersey McCalls

Added Dec 28, 2010

by judabra

Guildford, Unite...

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Description

This is a simple pinafore dress I made for winter season, so I could wear it over turtle neck tops, collar shirts and blouses – lots of layers!

This was my first real attempt of sewing with medium-weight jersey, and I loved it. I used the same fabric for the lining of the upper part, and skipped the zipper – since the material is stretchy, I thought I’d get into the dress without the zipper.

The pattern was McCalls, unfortunately as it was borrowed, I don’t have the pattern reference number.

Material Notes

Knitted stretchy fabric (medium weight jersey).

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Dec 31, 2010, 10.04 AMby LucyWood2

    This is lovely, definitely being bookmarked as a favourite!

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    Dec 29, 2010, 03.42 AMby cambra

    I love any sewing that allows me to skip a zipper. I really like the subtle pattern on this and the color is perfect for layering and matching.

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      Dec 29, 2010, 09.05 AMby joost52

      Can I – please – second that, anything that skips the zipper is a godsend !
      Nice job :)

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      Dec 29, 2010, 10.58 AMby sarsaparilla

      Me three! I hate zippers…
      Your dress looks wonderful! Very neat :)

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    Dec 28, 2010, 11.12 PMby alpesantezo

    It look nice.. beautiful fabric! and nice idea for the cold weather!

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