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Pattern Reviews> Patrones Magazine> #235 No 87: Dress Vero Mo (Lace dress)

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Posted on:10/26/07 1:46 PM
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MelissaB in WA said... (10/28/07 0:36 AM) Reply
Very pretty dress! I love the petticoat look of the lining showing at the bottom.
Christina Sonja said... (10/27/07 11:01 AM) Reply
What a beautiful dress! I like how the lining is peeking out from underneath.
Johanna Lu said... (10/27/07 3:56 AM) Reply
Thank you for the lovely comments! I am really happy about the dress too. ReBecca, I used a generic black dye for natural fibers (a Swedish brand). It turned out really well. I think there is a small percentage of a synthetic weft in the lace because a few strands remained cream, but that really adds a certain luster to the black lace so it was just a bonus. Now I want to dye more lace, and experiment with different colors.
Mandolin82 said... (10/26/07 11:23 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress. I think its great you died the lace the color you wanted, I tend not to consider that option.
Lisa Merry said... (10/26/07 8:32 PM) Reply
I love the lace, and the clean lines of this dress. You will probably get so much use out of it!
Annika said... (10/26/07 7:43 PM) Reply
Beautiful job. I love the lining, too!
CarolynGM said... (10/26/07 6:49 PM) Reply
Lovely dress. I like the lace with the lining peeking out.
Levone said... (10/26/07 4:17 PM) Reply
Lovely dress! It fits you perfectly.
Re Becca said... (10/26/07 3:41 PM) Reply
very pretty! Please tell me what you used to dye the lace black.
Athene said... (10/26/07 2:28 PM) Reply
This is a very pretty dress on you - I too like the way you made the lining longer than the dress
Tez said... (10/26/07 1:58 PM) Reply
Great dress. It really suits you. I like the way you finished the lining longer than the dress.
 
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