Birthday Dress!

by Through the Alley on June 23, 2011 · 9 comments

in Vintage Sewing

Hello! I just wanted to share the dress I made for my birthday.

I made the dress with vintage fabric and Simplicity’s 6266 from 1965.

For more pictures check out my blog, Through the Alley Vintage (:

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Hi! I'm Allie, a vintage stylist and fashion design student based in Dallas. Be sure to check out my blog Through the Alley.

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plumbing June 23, 2011 at 7:46 pm

Her dress is simple. But I think, the best part of this is that she looks very beautiful wearing it.


Allie June 23, 2011 at 10:00 pm

Aww! Thank you! (:


tammyO. June 24, 2011 at 11:53 am

lovely! the little gathers at the hips are so cute.


melissapedsrn June 24, 2011 at 12:26 pm

Oh my gosh, I love that pattern. You wouldn't want to sell it now, would you??? :)


blackberry June 24, 2011 at 10:57 pm

It looks great.


Allie June 25, 2011 at 9:43 am

@tammyO. – Thank you!

@melissapedsrn – Thanks! I do not have to guts to get rid of any pattern! lol even one that is missing several pieces! :O

@blackberry – Thanks a bunch!


Rene Michele June 25, 2011 at 5:40 pm

You look so lovely!


Allie June 27, 2011 at 8:35 pm

Thanks Rene! (:


melissapedsrn June 29, 2011 at 9:24 am

Well, if you ever want to part with it, let me know! :)


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