Friday, June 5, 2009

Spring Forward, Fall Back

Purple Plaid Faux-Coatdress

Purple plaid is the best plaid.

I coordinated my love of ruffles, military coat details, and plaid into one garment, and it didn't come out looking awful! I did this in early fall of 2008.I'm pretty sure this was the first attempt at full-length sleeves. They came out pretty well! I had originally planned on having a row of ruffles on the bottom hem, but it just looked overworked and awful. The back is longer than the front (on purpose!). I'm not sure of the official term, I've mentally referred to it as "mullet skirt". I'm pretty in love with those buttons, here's a close up:

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