Blue and white

Monday, June 10, 2013

I was looking through an Anthropologie catalogue a few weeks ago and saw this dress.  Now I recognize that my dress doesn't look much like the dress from Anthro, but the idea spoke to me and I decided to make this dress.  I drew a little preliminary rendering, but then decided that the sleeves were ugly... Puffed sleeves are an ugly look on me.


 After a few modifications and some advice from Adam, this is what I ended up with!  It should be a great dress for summer!  It is a good length, it has sleeves, and it is thick enough not to have to wear a tank underneath it.  Love that!  

dress: made by me; necklace: gift; shoes: gift from Mom; belt: target (similar)

6 comments

  1. Wow! I am super impressed. I really like it.

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  2. So pretty! This week we'll have to go find some awesome fabrics at the fabric district so you can make more great summer dresses!

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  3. That is a fabulous top on that dress! Some really great sewing skills at work here. I'm also pleased to see you are getting good use out of your fashionary book!

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  4. That is incredible and what a talent to be able to design and create from scratch that way. Envious of that skill!

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  5. That is beautiful! You're so talented!

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  6. Wow this is so feminine and cute :)

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