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« on: March 29, 2010 07:17:03 AM »

Here's my superflowery spring dress... I used one of the Butterick "Retro" patterns, B5033. I'm pretty pleased with how it turned out. Now I just need a giant straw hat and an invite to a garden party.  Smiley



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« Reply #1 on: March 29, 2010 07:28:21 AM »

cute and perfect  Wink
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« Reply #2 on: March 29, 2010 07:29:35 AM »

SO CUTE!!! The print of the fabric is awesome. Cheesy -x-
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« Reply #3 on: March 29, 2010 07:40:25 AM »

That's so cute!!
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« Reply #4 on: March 29, 2010 07:44:35 AM »

So cute! I could use a dozen of those in different colors  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: March 29, 2010 08:07:33 AM »

Pretty fabric and cute fabric! Great job!  May I ask where you got the fabric?
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Where did all this fabric come from? I CAN'T have bought THAT much!
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« Reply #6 on: March 29, 2010 08:15:14 AM »

I'm in Canada, so I got the fabric at a store called Fabric Land (think the Joann's of Canada). It's a linen print. They had a whole collection of very spring-like linen prints. I chose the brightest one  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: March 29, 2010 09:15:26 AM »

Hmmm...  I think DH would be a bit upset with me if I decided to get a passport ($96) solely for the purpose of scoring some great fabric.  I'll have to wait for the next swap that exchanges stuff between countries.  Wink

If Fabric Land has linen and wool "blends" that are not mostly polyester, you've got the better end of things.  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: March 29, 2010 09:16:06 AM »

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« Reply #9 on: March 29, 2010 11:01:16 AM »

I LOVE the neckline on that dress, and the fabric is perfect!
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