Vintage Pattern: Girl’s 3-tier dress

by Archive from Blogger on March 30, 2009 · 4 comments

in 1970s,Kids

Hello,

I just popped in to post this dress made with the 1970s pattern, Butterick 6089.


And you know what? I made it out of bed sheets too. I’ve always avoided using bed sheets as clothing fabric. Well, no longer!
Here’s the result (just try to imagine it without the shirt under, and with her legs straightened, it’s hard to photograph kids):

My daughter and I are very pleased with the dress. I will be using this pattern again, but making the dress a little bigger.

Thanks for reading,
Su

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Clare Marie-Therese Duroc March 30, 2009 at 2:57 pm

Aw, so adorable!

We seem to be having quite a run of beautiful clothes made from recycles bedsheets.

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caseykoester March 30, 2009 at 7:35 pm

You’re version is so much cuter than the pattern photo! I’m really digging this bedsheet mania. I’m going to have to hunt up some myself!

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Su March 31, 2009 at 4:27 pm

Thank you! I enjoyed using sheets… there’s an abundance!

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MadeByAmanda April 3, 2009 at 9:20 am

That is a cute dress. It will be so good for summer!

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