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secretary dress in orange floral

Added Jan 27, 2010

by Vivat Veritas

Tokyo, Japan






sometimes when i make stuff i end up results that i wish i could do better. this one though, i’m 100% satisfied with!
i used thick poly jersey with a bit of stretch for skirt part, so it’s so easy to walk around. also, i always have problem with high waisted skirt, because i find myself keep tucking in the shirt and it’s so annoying. so i just connected the top part and skirt together, and made a zipper closure in the back.


Material Notes

jersey, cotton, invisible zipper, thread




Garment Type
Business, Classic

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    Jan 29, 2010, 12.50 AMby scheryka

    Very pretty. Can we get a pattern?

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    Jan 29, 2010, 12.11 AMby nglalala

    Ooo… I love this dress! How cute!

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    Jan 27, 2010, 08.10 PMby galatina

    So smart, pretty, sweet, professional – love it!

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    Jan 27, 2010, 07.19 PMby nenasew

    This is the perfect dress. I love everything about it.

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    Jan 27, 2010, 07.04 PMby sunnilj9

    Oh its just fabulous! Very good idea about connecting the shirt and skirt. I love this on you. You look simply fabulous!

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    Jan 27, 2010, 06.07 PMby fabricaddict

    This is beautiful! I love the floral fabric and great idea for the stretch skirt – it’s so pretty :-)

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    Jan 27, 2010, 04.32 PMby omgdora

    This is super-pretty and so cheerful! Exactly the kind of dress I want to make myself for spring. Thanks for the inspiration.

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    Jan 27, 2010, 02.55 PMby pinup

    absolutely gorgeous!! I want one!

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    Jan 27, 2010, 01.37 PMby skwarynia

    This is so cute! And I will be satisfied with this, but I actually know what you mean… I want to make things fast but with sewing I should be more precise. Anyway great colours, and I like how the top is gathered:) And You look like a very professional secretary:):)

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