Slightly Belated Easter Dress

by hulagirl on April 10, 2012 · 6 comments

in 1950s

I made this dress for Easter out of a table cloth I bought for $3 at a thrift store.  It’s pretty ridiculous but I had fun making and wearing it.  I have also got a fantastic suggestion to make a dress for every holiday.  Is anyone else in?

Sorry the picture is kind of tilted.  I either need to fix my dress form or start making clothes for women with one leg shorter than the other. As always more on my blog.


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Cassie Stephens April 10, 2012 at 10:48 pm

OMG! I love love love this funny dress! I’m totally down with dressing for the holidays, count me in! My dress for Easter was far less eggs-traordinary than this, so fab!


Godsgirlt April 11, 2012 at 8:47 am

What a quirky (if you don’t mind me saying so) cute little dress! I love how you incorporated the black with it. Very nicely done!


Jessamyn April 11, 2012 at 6:00 pm

I am really impressed that you managed to make that goofy fabric look pulled-together, stylish, and full of vintage charm. Very well done!


Smee April 11, 2012 at 6:14 pm

I absolutely adore that fabric! I need to hurry and work on my mad sewing skills because I can so see me wearing something along that line. Nicely done!


BoPeep April 11, 2012 at 7:05 pm

Adorable! What a ridiculous table cloth that would have been, yet strangely perfect for a summer dress! lol Love the contrast trim in black!


sorbetsurprise April 12, 2012 at 10:39 am

I love it! I think making a dress for each holiday is a fab idea!


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