I Spy Polka Dots!


I just wanted to share my most recent sewing project. I used Simplicity’s 6459 from 1966. I made the dress in vintage teal and black polka dotted linen that I got at an estate sale awhile back.
The dress only took me about 4 hours and I absolutely loved the outcome!
For more pictures and info, check my blog!!

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12 comments… add one

  • That is super cute. I love the fabric.

  • Thank you!

  • I adore the fabric and it's really a pretty dress.

  • Beautiful i love it.

  • I love the lines of this dress! And it looks great in that polka dot fabric. Good choice!

    (I, too, had planned on it being summer sewing extravaganza, but…)

  • @Eva – Thanks! I really love teal and polka dots so I was really excited to work with it!

    @murielle87 – Thank you! (:

    @DrJulieAnn – Thank you soo much! Yes, I really wish I had actually gotten the chance to sew!!

  • Love the polka dots. This turned out so cute!

  • Thanks Foster! (:

  • adorable!

  • Thanks!

  • Ohh!! lovely! I like a lot the dress and the fabric, so MAD MEN =)

  • @Lizzy: Oh! Thank you!! I just recently started watching Mad Men and I'm obsessed with the clothing!! That's one of the reasons why I chose to make this pattern! (:


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