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Vintage Pattern Lending Library: F1449 (1940 Cocktail Dress) - Type:Dresses    printable version
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Sandi S said...
This is such fun fabric - love the purple ribbon accent.
12/24/12 1:01 AM
persevering said...
Thanks for posting another of your beautiful timeless elegant creations - I love seeing everything you make - and wouldn't be surprised if you come out with a book in the future! Wishing you a Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year!
12/24/12 12:46 PM
FreyaStark said...
The dress is really cute, but actually I like it better without the peplum. It still has all the qualities that make the dress special but with a little restraint. Allowing yourself the choice of two versions is a great idea.
12/24/12 7:35 PM
AuntieShel said...
This is beautiful and I think it's a great idea to make a detachable peplum. Love the grosgrain ribbon addition, too! I sometimes wonder about online fabric descriptions, they must get mixed up sometimes.
12/25/12 11:49 AM
Michele Lommasson said...
I think your dress is adorable. I love the idea of the detachable peplum. Such versatility.
12/26/12 11:17 AM
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