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Burberry Blue Party Dress

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A crisp silk taffeta in a variation on the classic Burberry plaid makes up this lovely party dress.  The silk is French blue with a black and white plaid and a distinctive stripe of dark red.  The dress has a boat necked bodice and full skirt, with layers of black tulle beneath to give volume.  The shoulders are decorated with black silk bows.

This fashion fits Silkstone Barbie, Victoire Roux, Poppy Parker, FR2, and Nu Face

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Neko Cats Rockabilly Dress

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A charming print from Japan of cat faces in black, metallic gold, black and white and calico on a cream ground.  The sweetheart bodice has a pleated band that stretches under the bust and over the shoulders as straps.  The full skirt shows off the adorable kitten faces to best advantage.

This fashion fits Silkstone Barbie best.  It may fit other dolls, but there is no guarantee.

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Soir de Paris Bubble Gown

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The freshness of white and navy blue is a classic combination for fashions debuted following the holidays, and this exuberant bubble dress is no exception.  The fabric is a vintage white cotton with navy blue flocked polka dots.  The gown has a dropped waist silhouette that blossoms into a voluminous bubble skirt.  A halter strap of navy blue silk stretches behind the neck and fastens on the other side, decorated with a large navy silk bow.

This fashion fits Silkstone Barbie, Victoire Roux, Poppy Parker, Nu Face, and FR2

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Whisper Cats Day Dress

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Lively pen sketches of cats in various poses on an aqua ground create the fabric of this charming day dress.  The fabric is a lightweight poplin and has a lovely, silky hand.  The dress has a boat necked bodice and full skirt, given extra volume from layers of lavender tulle.  A lavender silk band and bow define the waistline.

This fashion fits Silkstone Barbie, Victoire Roux, Poppy Parker, Nu Face, and FR2

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Confection Perfection

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A frothy gown in pale pink is always in fashion.  The strapless, dropped waist bodice is made of pale pink silk that blossoms into a voluminous bubble skirt of pink tulle and delicately fraying silk chiffon rosettes.  A narrow band of pink silk with a silver and crystal bow defines the waist.

This fashion fits Silkstone Barbie, Victoire Roux, Poppy Parker, Nu Face, and FR2

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Burberry Sheath and Scarf Set

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Another collaboration between Bellissima Couture and Inside the Fashion Doll Studio.  The scarf is handmade from pure silk by ITFDS and is based on an authentic Burberry design depicting adorable dogs wearing Burberry coats and accessories with the iconic Burberry plaid as a border.  The scarf includes a gold scarf ring for styling and an insignia box for storage.  The accompanying split neck sheath is made from black silk noil.  A black enamel and gold Eiffel Tower brooch sparkles on the lapel.

This fashion fits Silkstone Barbie, Poppy Parker, Victoire Roux, FR2, and Nu Face.

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Art Deco Inspired Coat Ensemble

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A lovely and fanciful print of Art Deco clothing, jewelry, and accessories scattered on a black ground makes up this classic swing coat.  The coat is fully lined in shagreen colored silk and sports gold and crystal buttons.  A magnetic brooch of flowers in black, turquoise, and apricot enamel sparkles on the collar of the coat, but can also be moved to the bodice of the dress, as you wish.  The matching party dress is made from shagreen colored silk and has a boat necked bodice and full skirt.

This fashion fits Silkstone Barbie, Victoire Roux, Poppy Parker, FR2, and Nu Face

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