A Polka Dotty Wedding

Added Feb 20, 2013

by abinaw

Buenos Aires, Ar...

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Description

I made my wedding dress using Gertie’s Butterick 5814 pattern, out of polka dot embroidered silk with a rayon lining. I drafted the sleeves myself (very haphazardly!) Read more about it here:
http://dressmakerscurve.com/2013/02/03/an-old-new-year-and-a-merry-unwedding/

Difficulty

Intermediate

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Categories

Season
Spring, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Bridal, Classic, Evening Wear, Romantic, Vintage
Material
Rayon, Silk

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    May 11, 2013, 08.02 PMby abinaw

    Thank you both! I love the shape of this dress, I may make more.

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    Feb 21, 2013, 10.22 PMby astridklomp

    Very beautiful dress!

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    Feb 20, 2013, 03.54 PMby Mary Athey

    Its lovely on you. Congrats on your wedding. I’ve made this dress as well in a red fabric and i plan on making another two. Its such a beautiful.flattering pattern. i love the sleeves on yours, I made a bolero and also added little straps to mine x

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