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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
MacKenzie C on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? The fashion fabric is teal colored Taffeta, I used rigilene boning in the bodice, the lining is "Gatsby" cotton fabric by Makower, and I used batting in the cups. If you want to read more, I blogged it here: http://somerealthings.wordpress.com/2014/01/05/the-aspen-dress/

MacKenzie C on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? The bodice was obviously the most difficult part, but I'm also totally in love with the skirt. I skipped the skirt that came with the pattern and used By Hand London's Elisalex pattern instead.

MacKenzie C on craftsy.com

I love the color, your fabric choice and style. Very well done and you look beautiful. I also think the fit is amazing as this can be the most difficult part to perfect.

03/20/2014 Flag

I love the colour and the fitting.. it looks to me like a runway dress.. 'm excited to make my first bustier dress too

03/21/2014 Flag

really inspiring ! BRAVA!

04/10/2014 Flag

Wow...it's a beautiful dress. You did a great job.

04/15/2014 Flag

Beautiful design and lovely color.

04/27/2014 Flag