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Simplicity: 4228 (Vintage Day Dress) - Type:Dresses    printable version
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Phasionz by M said...
What a gorgeous dress! Also, thank you for sharing the facing/interfacing tip you found in the Threads magazine!! I just might try that instead of serging! Great job!
1/26/11 3:17 PM
FreyaStark said...
A fascinating story and a really lovely dress. I hope you find the right home for it.
1/26/11 4:44 PM
Andreahg said...
Very cute dress! I love the fabric print and the solid accents you added,
1/26/11 4:45 PM
Mahogany Stylist said...
That's the cutest little day dress.
1/26/11 4:50 PM
Rhonda in Montreal said...
What a wonderful story! Sewing connects us through time, eh. Enjoy your beautiful dress ;)
1/26/11 6:39 PM
Kellie R. said...
What a cute dress!
1/26/11 7:00 PM
MNBarb said...
I love your blog post on this dress. What a fun story to go along with a special dress. It's so June Clever-ish.
1/26/11 9:13 PM
chicagochef said...
What a great story - what nice details both in the story and in the dress. Thanks for sharing.
1/27/11 9:26 AM
cindyann said...
Beautiful and the background story is lovely as well.
1/27/11 10:04 AM
britgirl58 said...
Wish I knew why the patterns of that time were drawn with such exaggerated curves!
1/27/11 11:10 AM
nicegirl said...
Perfectly adorable! You did this UFO proud. Thank you for the interfacing/facing tip, I'd never heard of it. Much nicer than a serged edge!
1/27/11 7:41 PM
GodsgirlT said...
Very vintage indeed....and cute! 1953 must have been a very good year!
1/28/11 11:21 AM
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