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Pink For Autumn

Added Nov 5, 2013

by kisses

Kingston, Jamaica






This dress was made in October since it was Pink month. I used a retro pattern that I so loved, it is B5603 from Butterick which is such a great pattern. I strongly recommend it.

The style has a flared skirt, princess seams, zipper at the side and it is completely lined. There are two ties around each shoulder which is knotted in the form of bows.

I modified the style by shortening the length, using lace to highlight the small white dots in the fabric by placing them at each seam lines.

Really hope you can see the small dots in the fabric as the lighting was working against it.

I totally love it and hope you do too :-)

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    Nov 9, 2013, 06.54 AMby KristinaBerisha

    The dress is so coll and shoes and hat matches is so well .

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      Nov 11, 2013, 10.05 PMby kisses

      Thanks Kristina :-) much appreciated

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    Nov 6, 2013, 01.32 PMby velvetribbon

    The dress is very sweet and you look good in pink color. I love your shoes too :)

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      Nov 7, 2013, 08.57 PMby kisses

      Thanks very much for lovely compliments :-)

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    Nov 6, 2013, 01.13 AMby shela

    Wonderful dress, it looks great on you.

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      Nov 7, 2013, 04.55 PMby kisses

      Thanks Shela :-)

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    Nov 5, 2013, 10.39 PMby puffinlove

    Well that is one hot dress! Just the right amount of see-through! I really like what I can see of the lace seam detail, gives a translucent effect, unusual and interesting. An I love that hat with it!

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      Nov 6, 2013, 08.32 PMby kisses

      Thanks Puffinlove….glad you like it :-)

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    Nov 5, 2013, 10.24 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Lovely dress Kisses! This color suits you very much – Like your hat :)

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      Nov 6, 2013, 04.43 PMby kisses

      Thanks Ellen…I am starting to appreciated the colour pink now :-)

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    Nov 5, 2013, 05.11 PMby liliv-1

    It’s very girly and cute, exactly your style kisses! The hat is great!!

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      Nov 6, 2013, 02.10 PMby kisses

      Thanks Liliv darling :-) Are you ok? What happen to your new projects?

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      Nov 6, 2013, 03.40 PMby liliv-1

      Oh yes I’m fine!! But I don’t have internet at home!! I don’t have time for sewing as well, that’s why i don’t posst any more:(( I hope the problems will be fixed in the next days!

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      Nov 6, 2013, 04.42 PMby kisses

      Ok…sorry to hear about that…everything will return back to normal and you will get your sewing mojo back

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    Nov 5, 2013, 11.32 AMby schnui

    Very pretty kisses!!

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      Nov 6, 2013, 02.00 PMby kisses

      Thanks very much Schnui :-)

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    Nov 5, 2013, 10.11 AMby Brahdelt

    Together with the hat it looks like a dress for a Summer stroll along the seashore, very stylish!

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      Nov 6, 2013, 01.19 PMby kisses

      Thanks Brahdelt…it is certainly fitting for summer too

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    Nov 5, 2013, 06.14 AMby Mary Athey

    This is a beautiful very romantic dress kisses and it’s gorgeous on you. I love all the littles details on this dress. I’m making a similiar colour dress for my next break, hopefully in march. I think you styled it perfectly and don’t get me started on your heels!! Lol ! I love them. They give a sexy edge to a very girly dress and you look fabulous in all your photos x

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      Nov 5, 2013, 05.12 PMby kisses

      Thanks Mary…I so love this shoes too. I really have a fetish for shoes and indeed I look girlie

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    Nov 5, 2013, 05.54 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

    Your image reminds roses’ blossoming… very romantic…

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      Nov 5, 2013, 01.32 PMby kisses

      Thanks Oksana…I really feel so wearing this dress

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    Nov 5, 2013, 04.21 AMby izbott

    Your dress is lovely. Very nice with the hat & shoes!

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      Nov 5, 2013, 01.26 PMby kisses

      Thanks alot…much appreciated :-)

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