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Stylish Dress Book 2 - Dress E

Added Nov 9, 2010

by laceumbrella

London, United K...






This is Dress E from Stylish Dress Book 2. The pattern calls for bias strips to be used at the neck but as my fabric was quite heavy and I wanted to use a fairly wide ribbon I made facing pieces instead. That’s the only change I made.

Material Notes

Heavyish fabric claiming to be 100% silk. It does have a silk-like sheen and was really tough to cut so maybe it really is silk! I bought it pretty cheap from my favourite market stall. It’s dark navy with a fine cream check.




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    Nov 10, 2010, 06.03 AMby frankiesoup

    This is soooo cute! I love the 60s style to it!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 12.31 AMby Natalia *

    super cute. where did you find a copy of the stylish dress book in english? i am trying to locate one and am having quite a bit of difficulties.

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    Nov 10, 2010, 12.27 AMby Zane Tanqueco

    looks cute=)

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    Nov 9, 2010, 09.27 PMby helenaviertel

    Beautiful, I really like it!

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    Nov 9, 2010, 08.09 PMby la inglesita

    Beautiful dress!! The facing looks so much nicer than the bias strip. Love the colours and fabric.

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    Nov 9, 2010, 07.11 PMby bmapso

    I wantt this! Love it!

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