Octoberfest dress!

by Archive from Blogger on October 10, 2010 · 3 comments

in Vintage Sewing

Hey everyone,

We went to an Octoberfest BBQ yesterday, and I wanted a German looking Dirndl style dress, that wasn’t too costumey, and that I could wear throughout summer too! I chose Simplicity 4491 because I’ve made it so many times and it’s pretty quick to whip up.

So bright and lovely for the sunny day! It’s IKEA fabric, a remnant that was really cheap, but I’ve had it for a while, so it was effectively stash busting. More photos on my blog!

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Cecili October 10, 2010 at 4:17 am

Waouuuh, this dress is too awesome! The fabric is fantastic and so are your shoes :)


Eleen Fashions October 10, 2010 at 11:28 pm

What a fun dress!


genevieveink October 13, 2010 at 7:12 am

I have this pattern in my collection too, but I haven't made this one up yet. Great to get an idea of how it looks when it's done, thank you so much for sharing!


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