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Vintage Style Spring Dress

A sweet, vintage wrap dress made from Butterick 4790.  100% cotton fabrics with the front and back from coordinated prints.  A third coordinated print was used for the hand-cut bias trim.  Finished at the waist with pink flower buttons. 


Pattern or design used: Butterick 4790
Kim_Scripture Kim_Scripture, member
Posted on Apr 19th, 2010 in sewing, design, fabric, fitting, reader's closet, dress

Comments (4)

Scheri Scheri writes: Love this dress. Have the pattern and have found pictures of peoples finished dress. Still to scared to try.
Love yours the best!
Posted: 5:14 am on November 4th

MessyONE MessyONE writes: I have made this dress twice for other people. The first time I used white seersucker for the front and red striped seersucker with embroidered cherries for the back and skirt. The second was navy and white. NOW I'll have to make one for myself, because that really is one cute dress.
Posted: 8:35 pm on May 3rd

AnnieNY AnnieNY writes: Another great dress. I can't decide which of your two entries looks prettier. Your use of color is wonderful. Perfect for a stroll in the garden.
Posted: 8:44 am on April 20th

Weaver13 Weaver13 writes: Very nice! I have made this dress twice, once for my daughter in law and one for myself. Lots of compliments. I love your choice of colors too!
Posted: 12:59 am on April 20th

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