This is my very own Chantilly dress from Colette Patterns.
The pattern has great features: front yoke, gathered bust and skirt. I omitted the pockets as my fabric was way too light for that. I lin…
I love your dress. I have been trying to make it twice but it seems I always get the fabric wrong…
Thank you. As soon as I bought the magazine, I started tracing it…
Thank you. It’s a very nice design.
Thank you. you can find them at www.bohemismo.com. The girl who made it has lots of nice things.
I am sure your dress is going to be beautiful, they always are!
That would look very nice. I guess you could forget the piping if you want to use contrasting fab…
Thanks Laurelle. That’s very nice. 100 dollars? When I think it costed my about 25 in total…
I am actually very short Laurelle. But you are right, it looks too long on the photo. But that’s …
Thank you. I usually don’t set my hair up like this. I love it but it’s a lot of work…
Boning would be a great idea on the bottom piece of the bodice. I hadn’t thought about that, thanks.
I wish it was!
Thank you. Ultimately, I like that Burda is adding vintage patterns.
Thank you. I might become addicted to piping!
Gracias Irene. El collar lo ha hecho una chica de Valencia. Tiene su tienda online: www.bohemismo…
It looks amazing on you!
Halter top dress from the June issue of Burda.
I found the X shape bodice very interesting and knew some red piping would highlight it and would make the red flowers and cherries print pop.
Ah, those shoes have a lot of success! But they are not so great for walking all day long…
Gracias Merche. Si pensaba que el vestido necesitaba un toque de color.
Thank you Mary.
My first Colette pattern and it’s a success. The Ceylon dress has a 1940’s style I really like.
The first time I saw it, I was drawn to the cute sleeves, the front yoke and the 16 buttons to open …
Thnks so much. I do too…
I’m glad my dress brought back those memories to you. And circle skirts remind me of childhood as…
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