Linen Cloud Dress
by Nishi Follow

  My new favourite dress! 

  This is Vogue 1410 by Mizono.  The hem is adjustable between four different lengths and fitted by tightening/loosening the cord at the waist. 

  I made this from an indigo dyed linen which seems to have just the right amount of drape for this shape.  The dress is very simple to sew, but I made a few adjustments to make it look a little more professional - I handstitched the neckline, armholes, and hem; added eyelets instead of buttonholes at the waist; changed the cord from elastic to leather and removed the stopper entirely. 

  I thoroughly enjoyed making this dress and I LOVE wearing it here in humid Singapore!  If you'd like to read more about it (and see some more pictures), please head to my blog here

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Discussion 6

  • la Mel commented 6 years ago

    LOOVE this dress! And your new hair!

    Nishi replied 6 years ago

    Ha ha! Thank you so much!  I think my hair is enjoying the humidity here by getting bigger every day! :-) 

  • hana commented 6 years ago

    What a beautiful dress! The style is just perfect for you :)

    Nishi replied 6 years ago

    Thank you so much, Hana!  It's very comfortable and cool in the humidity! :-)

  • liliv commented 6 years ago

    Wow this is amazing - color, design, everything about this dress is great. And I love your hairstyle. You look gorgeous.

    Nishi replied 6 years ago

    Ha ha! I've always wanted super curly hair like yours (mine is wavy & goes into ringlets - yuk!)! Thank you so much! This dress just makes me feel really happy & comfortable!  :-) 

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