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Saturday, June 1, 2013

African Retro - Butterick 5748

A windy day!
I call this my "Graduation Dress".  This makes the second time I've worn it to a graduation ceremony.



Belt-less

The first time I wore it without a belt.  I knew that my preference was to wear a belt but I never got around to making a purchase.    

Really...there are three stands to this necklace.

The belt worn today is actually a purse strap that I put to "new" use. 

Love, love the back


The dress is fully lined and was oh so simple to make.  I purchased this fabric at the same time that I purchased the fabric for this project. 



Twirl girl...twirl!
I have some of each cut left and I think I see a "mixture" (of the two) on the horizon! So much on the horizon...where will I find the time?


Such a plentiful print!


Until next time....Take care and BE BLESSED!





12 comments:

  1. Wow, this dress looks fab on you! I love such dresses and I think you made a really good job! I also like the fabricprint very much! Feels like summer!
    Have a great day.
    Teal

    http://seaofteal.blogspot.de

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  2. I love your dress and you look great

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  3. how cute are you! love how when you see something you love, you just go for it! love how you pose for pictures, you sould do a post on how to pose for pictures !
    Helen

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  4. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

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  5. This dress is gorgeous, and you look beautiful as well!

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  6. Awesome dress.. love the print and what a great recycle of a purse strap into a belt.

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  7. GORGEOUS!!!!! That fabric is stunning!

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  8. absolutely gorgeous!!

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  9. I love this dress, it's a stunner!

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