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Bombshell Dress

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singin' in the tub

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Sew Retro Perfect Bombshell Dress taught by Gretchen Hirsch

Knock 'em dead with a vintage pinup dress that's uniquely yours!

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Holiday, Traditional, Retro / Vintage
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What materials did you use? cotton, japonette for skirt lining, cotton blend for inner lining, muslin for strengthening, Petersham ribbon, clasps for waist-stay

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What are you most proud of? I'm proud of all the hand-sewing I did. I only stabbed my fingers about a dozen times and drew blood only about three times, so... pretty good stats!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? I detailed the entire project on my blog. It includes some tips like... even though it's the fashion fabric, leave large seam allowances! Part 1: Part 2:

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Fun dress for an obviously fun person :-) Great pic. Fits you great.

09/15/2013 Flag

Beautiful dress, and I love your sense of humor in the bathtub photos. Well done!

05/07/2014 Flag

hoo boy!

05/26/2014 Flag

You rock that dress! Perfect fit. Totally cute poses!

01/25/2015 Flag

Thanks, Korissa2!

01/30/2015 Flag

Hello, what class is this being taught?

09/04/2015 Flag