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Pattern Reviews> Past Patterns> 031 (1796-1806 era gown)

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Posted on:6/22/09 5:50 PM
Last Updated:6/22/09 6:01 PM


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nicegirl said... (6/23/09 3:27 PM) Reply
What a fun project! It must have been interesting to work from a historical pattern.
Ligeia said... (6/23/09 8:43 AM) Reply
I love this dress. Using tea to dye fabric gives it a lovely "antique" look. You can also use onion skins but it is a bit more yellow :)
morzel said... (6/23/09 1:21 AM) Reply
Beautiful dress! I like the idea of stripe variation. You could consider dying a fabric to your likes if you don't find colours that suit you.
Athene said... (6/23/09 0:34 AM) Reply
A very special dress and you look lovely in it.
Annie the wannabee said... (6/22/09 11:54 PM) Reply
Lizzie, I love it. You look like your should be strolling in the shrubbery of some 1802 garden instead of standing in Anchorage, Alaska!
jennikatten said... (6/22/09 11:03 PM) Reply
This looks great. I do the same thing about hand sewing... sometimes a machine is just easier.
no7262 said... (6/22/09 9:16 PM) Reply
Wow! Great job! Nora :)
 
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