1950s | Dresses

Pushing Daisies Inspired Vintage Dress

April 16, 2013

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

    1. 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!

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