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Pinstriped Laura

Added Jul 24, 2010

by aveyronaise

Millau, New York...

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Description

I wanted to have something sophisticated to wear in Barcelona this autumn , as I usually am casual here in southern France, chasing my toddler. I have always loved the Laura pattern so I thought I would give it a whirl. The deciding factor to success with this pattern would have to be correctly choosing a size, I had previously not known the allowance was so large and had ended up with some unworn large projects.

Anyhow I LOVE how this turned out ! I feel like a super naughty secretary in it.
The buttons are vintage .

Material Notes

Just some cheap fabric i had around wool suiting. The lining was an old bedspread, but you cant really see it.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Material
Corduroy, Suiting, Wool

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    Jul 26, 2010, 11.42 AMby ldjdesign

    Looks fabulous, and fits you really well :-) i think I might have to try something like that myself!

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    Jul 26, 2010, 06.05 AMby thecuriouskiwi

    Ohh love your Laura, great size choice, it fits you perfectly, nice fabric & buttons too.

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    Jul 26, 2010, 05.24 AMby 6kidsathome

    the laura pattern looks great on you. you sized it just perfect.

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    Jul 25, 2010, 12.20 PMby anajan

    Gorgeous! Love the pinstriped fabric you used. Yay for the naughty secretary look ;)

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    Jul 25, 2010, 08.33 AMby impqueen

    I love it! It fits beautifully too.

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    Jul 24, 2010, 04.54 PMby norskie

    I like the Laura pattern as well. It looks great on you. You did a good job with it.

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