Pushing Daisies Inspired Vintage Dress

I love Chuck’s style from Pushing Daisies. After narrowing her many gorgeous outfits down to the red lace dress, I decided to use vintage patterns Vogue 9810 for the top and Butterick B5708 for the skirt. I had a lot of issues making the top, but generally I’m pleased with it. This was my first time using lace and I can’t wait to make more lacy things! Read/see more here.

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6 comments… add one

  • Hi, thank you for your lovely comment over at my blog. Your dress you have made is beautiful you are very talented, dee

  • You and your dress are looking gorgeous. Well done!

  • Very cute! I am a little paranoid about sewing with lace… but you did a great job!


    • Thank you! It was my first time sewing with lace and I was incredibly nervous. Turns out it isn’t much different than sewing with regular fabric! Go for it!

  • it’s so beautiful !!!

  • Thank you everyone for your lovely comments!


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