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« on: February 04, 2012 04:15:35 PM »

Cold-ish hello from Montreal!

First, i have to say that I`ve been reading you crafsters for severals years, and am always impress to see how creatives you all are!
I`m loving it:) You have inspired me so much!

So here i go...This is my first post ever...And btw, english is not my first language, sorry in advance hehe!

It is super cold up here and i kind of have the the winter blues...I miss summertime so much....That i have decide to make some summer dresses hehe to make me in the summertime spirit hehe.

I bought the simplicity no2362, and i`ve give it a try!

I`ve made two at first, with some fabric a bought at the thrift store a whiiiiiile ago that i kind of like but i was tired of seing on my shelves...

I`m planning on making a lot more of thoses dresses for summer, but i will probably adjust the bust, buy prettier fabric and add some screen printing/embelisments...
What are you thinking about it?

Have a wonderful day everyone:)











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« Reply #1 on: February 04, 2012 04:25:42 PM »

It has pockets?!?! Oh my gosh I'm in love. I adore the shape of the bust and POCKETS! Oh my... The blue patterned fabric is wicked cute too. What's the back of the dress like? I assume from the images that it's a halter neckline, but is it zippered in the back or the side?
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« Reply #2 on: February 04, 2012 04:30:44 PM »

Hehe i totally forget to mention it... too nervous probably Smiley
Yes absolutly, there is two comfy pockets (so pratical) , and i could not get a nice decent picture from myself of the back, but yes there is a zip.
i made it halter.... But you can also make 2 straps if you prefer:)
Thank you for your respond!

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« Reply #3 on: February 04, 2012 09:18:04 PM »

Those are totally fab!! I really like that pattern on you and the pockets look awesome on it!  I love that blue patterned fabric! 


P.S.    I know what u mean about the winter blues...Yukon Territory here and it's been -35 to -50 for a few weeks, until a couple days ago..........sew, sew, sew !  Cheesy Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: February 06, 2012 03:10:57 PM »

Oh gosh, I'm having the opposite problem. Winter has been really mild here in Massachusetts, and I've had no need for winter clothes. Dressing for work in driving me crazy because I want to be wearing all my fall colours but I have to wear black and white... I'm not a big fan of commercial patterns (being somewhat short of money, I like the free patterns on Burdastyle etc) but I love the style of this dress so might need to try this one and get the fantastic black and white robot fabric I've been lusting after...
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Arys
« Reply #5 on: February 06, 2012 06:08:08 PM »

OMG, this pink one is ADORABLE!! @.@ The shape of it is cute, too and looks great on you!
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