A twenties dress

Foto-0369I found this top in a thrift shop the other day. It’s a sheer, pearl emboidered pale green thing with some dark khaki cotton lining. I’m thinking I’ll take away the lining and make a slip from a shiny, pale green fabric from my stash, and ta daa! A twenties flapper dress for the next charleston dance event!


8 responses to this post.

  1. Cute! I love that era of fashion, take some pics when you finish! 🙂


  2. Very nice. I never seem to find anything worth picking up when I go thrifting!


  3. […] « A twenties dress […]


  4. […] I started working on the charleston dress I’ve mentioned in a previous post. I will use Stil 5357 as a base for the slip, but will modify it for a low waist and a bit more […]


  5. What a great idea! And what a great find, too. I look forward to seeing the result!


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