A Modified Colette Macaron

by luxperdiem on June 3, 2013 · 5 comments

in Dresses,Modern Patterns

So the top of this dress is based on the Colette pattern’s Macaron dress. For the skirt I followed the instructions in Gertie’s book for a gathered skirt. While not a vintage pattern, I feel it has a vintage look of sorts to it!

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mariebayarea June 3, 2013 at 10:56 pm

Looks lovely

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luxperdiem June 4, 2013 at 6:59 am

Thank you!

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Patrice June 4, 2013 at 11:17 am

That’s really pretty. I like how well the contrast fabric matches the main fabric.

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Paige @ LPD June 5, 2013 at 12:04 pm

Thanks! I wish I could take credit, but It was just fabric that I grabbed on clearance, with no intent to put together! Funny how things work out isn’t it?

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EmSewCrazy June 7, 2013 at 9:17 pm

Those colors are great on you! What a fun dress with a retro feel.

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