June 25 ~ Make It, Wear It! Inspiration

on June 25 | in Sewing Inspiration | by | with 57 Comments

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Sewn by Ophelia K, Crochetie

Pattern: Simplicity 6670 (Modified collar, back neck line, and buttons)
Fabric: 100% cotton Red and White stripes

Ophelia K writes, “The original pattern is cute enough, but as it’s very simple design, you can add things like bow, collar, button, pockets, and anything you like!” She shows more detail shots on her blog. Here’s her latest version in different fabric too.

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57 Responses to June 25 ~ Make It, Wear It! Inspiration

  1. Jayne says:

    I just emailed a picture to my Mom and BEGGED for her to make it for me for my birthday!

  2. Tiina says:

    I love it, it’s so my style…

  3. Deece says:

    That is just lovely!

  4. Jenny says:

    SUPER cute! Love the color and the big buttons.

  5. Ginger says:

    cute outfit

  6. Ramona says:

    I am just loving all the beautiful dresses this month.

  7. ~Helena~ says:

    I Love It…

  8. Trish B. says:

    Cute… but collars are too much work for me:)

  9. WOW! This dress is a dream!!!

  10. Amy says:

    Very chic.

  11. beverly says:

    i love the this dress. the other version on her blog is even better!

  12. Linda S says:

    This is a great dress (also the other version, with the belt). I need a good dress for a wedding next month, and this inspires me to make rather than buy one. Thanks!

  13. Sara Hemmeke says:

    I LOVE this dress! I’m inspired to go make my own. The covered buttons are great!

  14. Jessica Hess says:

    I recently found this website and am enjoying the daily inspiration found here. Thank you so much!

  15. Rochelle says:

    This dress is absolutely adorable. Not only is it sewing inspiration, it’s diet inspiration too! I changed my eating habits so I can wear slim little styles like this one. Too cute!!

  16. corinnea says:

    Very, very pretty!!

  17. Kelli says:

    I could use your inspiration every day, if only I had the time! This has been a great month! Thanks for finding such lovely things to show us each day.

  18. Kym says:

    Awesome dress! If only my small-child-rearing life called for dresses like that.

  19. PeachRainbow says:

    Looks gorgeous!

  20. Laurel says:


  21. Melissa says:

    Love all the little added details!

  22. I think this is my favourite inspiration yet.

  23. Lola says:

    Gorgeous dress! I am in awe. 🙂

  24. susan hwang says:

    wow! it looks great!

  25. Eva says:

    Really cute dress!

  26. Ooty says:

    Soooo lovely!!!

  27. Love love love!!!

  28. Doris says:

    OMG…that is stunning!

  29. Joke says:

    I saw this on BurdaStyle, it’s so stylish!

  30. Desiree says:

    This picture is gorgeous. The whole bit of it.

  31. sy says:

    this dress is amazing *_* so pretty. love the pink.

  32. amber says:

    I am in love with this dress!

  33. Wendy says:

    Very cute; thought it was vintage at first!

  34. san says:

    Love the stylin look of this dress, I would have worn this in my 20’s for sure…Thanks for sharing!

  35. Sara says:

    very chic!

  36. Holly says:

    This is gorgeous! I just bought a different pattern to make my first ever dress, but I love this one so much, I might have to change my plans!

  37. Kristin says:

    Fabulous dress. I might have to go find that pattern.

  38. elsa says:

    LOVE this dress and the way the model is modeling it! great colors and style!

  39. Cinnamon says:

    Oh my goodness! That has got to be the cutest dress! I love and want to make it right now. Where’s that pattern…

  40. Unity says:

    That is a very nice dress! I love it. 🙂

  41. Marcia W. says:

    Like the concept of updating a basic pattern with extras

  42. Sara says:

    The neckline is darling – I would love to wear this to work!

  43. Ann says:

    So cute!

  44. Monika says:

    Oooh I love it! This is one of my favorites yet. I think I’ll have to try to find that pattern….

  45. 4vs1 says:

    Cute! Love the vintage look that this dress has!

  46. christine says:

    love it. the pattern and the color are perfect.

  47. Rebecca says:

    Really pretty dress.

  48. Joy says:

    thats SO CUTE! I love the buttons and fabric!

  49. Sade says:

    Lovely, the buttons add a cute detail!

  50. Tasia says:

    Wow! Gorgeous dress, so pretty in pink!

  51. Tong Yu says:

    Love the vintage look, so nice!

  52. Valerie says:

    I love this, such a subtle circus style!

  53. Jessica C says:

    Wow! That dress is beautiful!

  54. qsogirl says:

    oh wow, this dress is SO cute!! I love the back neckline. Gorgeous.

  55. This is gorgeous! Wow! 🙂

  56. Andi says:

    Another amazing dress! I love the collar and buttons on this one.

  57. Serena says:

    Oh, wow! That is SO cute, and so vintage-looking! Both versions are wonderful!

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