Simplicity 6171 shift dress circa 1965

by sewredhot

in 1960s

Thanks so much to Kaye who has been giving away patterns on her blog via Sew Retro.

I was very excited to get this one and was keen to make the sleeveless version in red on the right (sans bow).

The pattern is dated 1965 which happens to be the year of my birth!

My version

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Again: thanks Kaye, I really appreciate your generosity !

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Misty April 18, 2010 at 10:32 am

Very cute, sexy and ladylike! Nice!

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JennySlash April 18, 2010 at 12:46 pm

Very posh!

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Byrdie April 18, 2010 at 10:05 pm

Love the classic style in the red print you used- so pretty!

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