My Cambie Dress

by kittysdrawings

in Dresses,Modern Patterns

Hi Everyone!

I was another lucky soul who got to test the Sewaholic Cambie dresses. A few pics:

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I made the A-line version to make something office appropriate. I used what feels like a wool/poly blend that is of medium weight with a nice hand. It’s lined with gray cotton voile and I used satin (probably poly) to make the straps. It helps break up the tiny houndstooth pattern of my main fabric don’t you think?

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More pics of the inside and more info over at my blog: Kitty’s Drawings

It’s not vintage – but definitely vintage inspired!

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Jia May 13, 2012 at 1:32 am

Beautiful – and you have just put that dress on my wishlist!

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kittysdrawings May 13, 2012 at 4:08 am

Its a really great pattern – so easy to make up!

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Jia May 13, 2012 at 1:37 am

Just realised that the biggest size in that pattern is a 16. What a shame! I will just copy it instead ;-)

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Spikklubba May 13, 2012 at 3:39 am

Looks great, its now on my wishlist too.

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Becca May 13, 2012 at 8:44 am

Love it! I may have to add this to my wishlist, as well.

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silverstah May 13, 2012 at 9:34 pm

Gorgeous! I love the fabrics you chose – and I just pre-ordered the pattern. It will make a wonderful summer dress!

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