Monday, 19 October 2009

Dress Fourteen: Candy Stripes

Another springtime knit stretch dress, and the last of my series for Frocktober:


See how the colours are kinda pre-faded on some of the stripes too:


It's a recent op shop purchase, this fabric, and I've only got a smidge of it left, so I'm planning a few baby tshirts for friends.


It came up well (if a little creased - I'm scared to iron it in case the colours run) and now there's time to start another dress!

I have no idea what to make now, as I do have a couple of extra orders in for Frocktober too, maybe a colour floral pink dress for Kat? I do have my lighter tones in the overlocker dearhearts, so shall have to stick to it! I don't really wear bright colours, and totally not white (I'm too grubby) so I'll have to update the shop with these last few dresses.

See ya!

6 comments:

  1. Love the candy stripes. Don't worry about rushing my dress if you have other orders to make first. I don't mind waiting. Your doing very well with this frocktober challenge. I don't think I could ever make a dress in a day.

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  2. Wow, Veronica... You are rocking frocktober!

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  3. This one is my fav so far, looks like the perfect summer frock. Nice work xx j.

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  4. Your frocktober is going fabulous. Your a brave woman. Loving all the necklines and sleeves. Got a thing for frilly and puffy sleeves at the mo'.

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  5. Tis a lovely mix of vintage and modern...

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