Mod Arrow Dress Project: Simplicity 8682 from 1969- NAVY BLUE

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So, after having the various snafus with the green, mod arrow dress, I decided to go forth with a navy blue arrow dress. I had learned some important lessons with the green dress.



This dress went much more smoothly! You can read more and see more pictures at my blog Sew Sixties.

Happy sewing!

Astrid

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jbsews August 17, 2011 at 12:09 am

Love it! You make the cutest Sixties things. :)

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Anonymous August 17, 2011 at 4:50 am

Totally agree with above post. Another beautiful dress!

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Astrid August 17, 2011 at 10:04 am

Thank you both! : – )

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JennySlash August 17, 2011 at 12:16 pm

I have that pattern and it's such a wonderfully basic pattern – ideal for showcasing period details, such as your applique.

I really like your arrow dress. Very cool!

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Astrid August 17, 2011 at 4:05 pm

Thanks, Jenny! I agree that's a great basic pattern that you can apply your own touches to. I've used it several times now.

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