"Hi Catherine - I made these dresses over the winter using vintage patterns, material and zippers... Annette".
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Drop waist style dress, belted, using McCalls pattern no. 8708 ca. 1967 and vintage cotton fabric and vintage zipper. Belt buckle is vintage Bakelite.
Aqua party/prom dress using Simplicity pattern no. 1153 dated 1955. Materials are vintage satin brocade bodice and satin skirt with overlay of swiss dot .
Geometric patterned dress using Simplicity pattern no. 7673 ca 1968. Vintage Orlon Fabric and vintage metal zipper used to make this semi fitted shift style dress with wide stand up collar.”
Light grey cotton fitted sleeveless dress using Butterick pattern no. 8213 dated 1957. Vintage fabric and vintage buttons and zipper were used to make the dress which has a cute Peter Pan collar , and it is topped with a cropped jacket that has 3/4 length sleeves. Jacket made with vintage wash and wear fabric.
Silver dotted Chocolate brown taffeta party dress using Simplicity no. 4491 ca 1950’s. Tight bodice and full skirt which has fabric belt made of same fabric as the dress.