Weigel’s 2039 in blue crepe

Another new favourite dress, I love this pattern, I made a version in lovely green and black houndstooth over here.  And when I found this lovely blue crepe in an op shop, I had to make the slim skirted version, it was the perfect colour.  I’m sure you all know how exciting that can be!  So, here are the finished photos…

I went for sleeveless this time, and I have enough fabric left to make another dress too, so that worked out just fine.

I have been wearing it a lot lately, and it wears well, is comfy and so very blue!

I spent a bit of time working on the bodice for the best fit, I took some photos along the way, and shared some tips I have found useful.  Many more photos about the making over on my blog of course.

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6 comments… add one

  • Soooo pretty! Thanks for sharing :)

  • I love it. It’s a stunning shaped dress and the colour is to die for.

  • The fit is beautiful. You look very Jackie O!

  • Beautiful! Wow – that´s a perfect fit! Gorgeous work! :-)

  • Amazing fit! Love the dress! And beautiful colour..

  • What a great job you did on this dress. You look wonderful in it.


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