Green chiffon dress with with navy blue top

April 16, 2014

This fabric has been sitting around since Fresno New Year 2013, which is 4.5 months ago. I guess it hasn’t been that long compared to the other fabrics I have from who knows when. I really like this green and silver floral chiffon fabric, but the quality is not that great. The silver flowers are metallic and looks like it’s heat pressed onto the fabric. It makes the fabric kind of wrinkly and doesn’t hang too well if you look closely. There is a “new” fabric very similar to this one, but the flowers are gold/bronze and silver. The quality is a lot better, but I don’t like it as much because the green is not as bold as this “older” one. I think it’s fairly hard to find this “older” one and when I saw it at Fresno New Year, I had to get it. I’m glad I’m finally using my fabrics, but there are sooo many other errands I need to get done. I need to get my priorities straight!

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2 Responses to “Green chiffon dress with with navy blue top”

  1. Nou Says:

    Finding a piece of forgotten fabric, thread, or pattern is like finding money in your pocket after you’ve done the laundry! Definitely a little piece of heaven. Great work on this beautiful dress. I am always impressed with your Hmong-inspired creations.

  2. xweets Says:

    Thanks Nou. I’m glad you’re a fan. :D


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