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Retro Coffee Date Dress

Added Jan 6, 2010

by jennifershme...

San Francisco, C...

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Description

I used the top of the coffee date, scooped the back, put a pencil skirt on it with double pleats and made a coordinating belt. Love it!

Material Notes

Navy cotton lace with a cream silk lining.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Romantic

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    Sep 30, 2010, 06.06 AMby nattyjane

    I was just looking into the coffee date dress and came across your wonderful creation. The low back looks great and I love those pleats on the skirt! This is very inspiring!

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    Jan 15, 2010, 09.16 PMby moona

    super interpretation! i love it :D

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    Jan 10, 2010, 06.48 PMby xraffaelax

    funny owls and cute dress ;)

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    Jan 8, 2010, 09.35 PMby jennifershmennifer

    thanks for all the compliments… on the dress and the ink… both were very satisfying projects!

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    Jan 8, 2010, 09.05 AMby juebejue

    love your modifications! the white and dot ruffle rocks, and love the scooped back that shows off your tattoo!

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    Jan 8, 2010, 02.08 AMby brynncess

    the dress is cute, but your tattoo rocks!

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    Jan 7, 2010, 08.16 AMby frkbustad

    I think the composition of ruffles from the coffee dress with the pleats on the pencil skirt is very well done! That makes the dress total! It looks great on you, and the scooped back is gorgeous (both on dress and how it show off your art work!)

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    Jan 7, 2010, 08.16 AMby aibby

    Its really cute, love the pleats at the back, and the scooped back too.

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    Jan 7, 2010, 02.17 AMby oscarthegrouch108

    lovely! i love how it shows off your back piece (which i s pretty too!).

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    Jan 7, 2010, 12.42 AMby scheryka

    I love how your description is to the point and simple. Love your dress. I don’t think I can do polka dots but you make them look very pretty and they coordinate well with the plain fabric. .

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    Jan 6, 2010, 11.23 PMby pinup

    v cute!

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