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A New Dress Inspired by The Moon-Spinners

Thursday, May 12, 2016


I just finished this dress for a client who also shares a love for the 1964 Disney film The Moon-Spinners. She asked if I could make my Bachelor's Button dress with green fabric and a white collar/buttons. Custom orders like this dress are my favorite to make! I was so happy when I found the perfect green linen fabric in a similar shade as the dress Hayley Mills wears in the movie. I made the collar with white handkerchief linen and covered the buttons in the same fabric. I think it turned out rather nice and now I want a dress like it for myself! If you are interested in a dress like this one or you would like to talk to me about a custom order, please feel free to drop me a line! I love working with clients on custom orders. They usually turn out to be the most rewarding projects to make!



{And just for fun... click here to listen to "Nicola" from The Moon-Spinners soundtrack!}

2 comments :

  1. Everything you make is so perfect, Anna! That shade of green looks identical to the one of Hayley's dress! I also enjoy watching that movie in the summertime, it always makes me want to travel to Greece --in (sixties) style)! I'm also excited to see your new cute posts! xoxo

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    1. Thank you, Cathy! That's so nice of you to say! That movie has always made me want to travel to Greece (60s style of course!) even when I was younger watching with my sister. We used to pretend to plan out big summer adventures! :)

      I know I haven't been great at blogging, but I want to get back into it! I used to enjoy posting so much. Definitely more to come! XOXO

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