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I fell in love today... with this Paisley stretch light cotton jersey
now, do I make a top, skirt or dress?
Blaceyda
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Blaceyda
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Date: 5/15/12 3:29 PM

It's a gorgeous light cotton jersey, I repeat GORGEOUS! Plus, it's at a far better price than my local fabric stores.


I'm thinking a wrap / faux wrap top or dress, and I'm leaning towards the M5974 Palmer/Pletsch wrap dress:


What do you think? Does it whisper anything else to you?

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gramma b
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Date: 5/15/12 3:58 PM

Get some more and make a wrap to go with it and a cute nitegown!
Where does your supply come from?

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Date: 5/15/12 5:39 PM

oops! I've just realised my post is out on its own, I meant it to be under the 'seduced' thread! such a newbie!

Anyway, they are good ideas - I just might do that!
I ordered it from an online store, tissufabrics.co.uk. A woman I work with ordered fabric from them before and was very happy, so I figured I'd give them a shot. I ordered 5 metres, as it was only 2.99 a metre (about $4.80 USD / 3.75 euro). I need to build my stash!

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Date: 5/15/12 10:30 PM

Very pretty!!!

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Date: 5/19/12 10:20 AM

I'd say summer maxi dress, but probably you don't have as much use for those in Ireland as we do here in the hot sticky gross US summers.

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