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The dress is made from a 1931 pattern (Excella E3169) out of white wool with black silk satin trim recycled from a vintage obi.

I didn't have quite enough wool, so I had to piece the sleeves and the shoulders of the dress.

It's perfect for unseasonal weather any time of year - cold days in summer, warm days in winter, still days in spring (Wellington wind + that skirt = major wardrobe malfunction), and ALL 3 days of autumn between the end of summer and the advent of winter horribleness.

More info and construction pictures on my blog:

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Comment by Joann on February 8, 2012 at 7:16pm

So beautiful!


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