Friday, October 12, 2012

Crochet maxi dress from Free People.

Wouldn't you like to have something hippie style in your wardrobe? The only thing I don't like is that short lining which breaks the dress awkwardly, I would make it down to the stripe on the skirt.







8 comments:

  1. Love this. I agree about the lining.Just for fun perhaps a lining in one of the motif colors? purple,or??

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  2. I agree with both of you. I don't care for the really short lining as shown in the picture. I do agree that a contrast lining color would have brought out all the pretty lacy work. I have seen one done in a similar manor and the lining was beige or flesh tones. It was really cool looking and might even go better with your "hippy" theme.

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    1. Yes, if it was beige, the length wouldn't matter .

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  3. Yes, I agree, the short lining is quite distracting! What a great dress though and there are so many possibilities in the way that it could be made.

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  4. Oh, my dears, you are missing the point! She has beautiful legs and wants to have her cake and eat it, too. Thus she wears a long skirt for a certain look but the legs are visible through a swirl of lace.

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  5. This dress could also be made as a tunic to wear over jeans.

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