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Topic: Single quilt cover -> light summer sheath dress  (Read 1071 times)
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tigergirl
« on: February 04, 2011 08:32:13 PM »


I'm calling this my wearable muslin. I drafted the pattern myself and there are still a few tweaks to be done but it's wearable. It started life as a very cheap cotton single bed quilt cover that felt like cardboard. I washed it twice (once with vinegar) to try to soften it up, so it's not too bad now. It's definately not quality fabric but it's very light and easy to wear.
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More pics and info on my blog http://tigergirladventures.blogspot.com/2011/02/self-drafted-sheath-wearable-muslin.html
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dainty_loveface
« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2011 06:23:26 PM »

I love it! It has a cute vintage shape to it. I would totally wear it with a thick white belt around the waist.
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« Reply #2 on: February 06, 2011 03:31:46 AM »

looks great - I especially like the contrast around the neckline and sleeves.
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