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Autumn Fauna

Added Oct 6, 2011

by ashchaser

Nashville, Tenne...






A project for my mini line for Local Honey , the bustier was my first try and turned out pretty well. I must say, when making something with this many seams, make sure to fit it over & over. It must be perfect! If you are off by 1/8 inch it makes a huge difference…
As for the skirt, it is an extra long pencil style skirt, yet with chiffon cutouts for a very flowy look. This was an experiment with the maxi style, and has turned out quite well. The main fabric is a cotton spandex blend, which is somewhat stretchy, but will definitely add a zipper next time.




Garment Type
Classic, Evening Wear, Vintage
Chiffon, Cotton, Other, Silk


Celi Mosley

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    Mar 27, 2012, 04.17 PMby AnčBanč

    love this dress ^^

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    Dec 8, 2011, 05.44 PMby Tokie Ang

    woww its fit on u!! :D

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    Oct 12, 2011, 08.46 AMby pixelink

    love love love

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    Oct 11, 2011, 03.10 AMby oonaballoona


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    Oct 11, 2011, 02.36 AMby tine94

    Beautiful! Great fabric!

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    Oct 9, 2011, 03.51 PMby michala

    Love it!

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    Oct 8, 2011, 08.38 AMby carolyn-s

    completely stunning!!

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    Oct 8, 2011, 01.07 AMby libra-s


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    Oct 7, 2011, 08.26 PMby ashchaser

    Thanks everyone! This time I actually did not use a pattern from the site, but draped and drafted a princess seam bodice as well as a very closely fitting skirt. Soon I hope to figure out how to transfer these to a digital version, and post as a pattern on here. Has anyone done that before? Is it difficult?

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    Oct 7, 2011, 12.40 PMby reliablechef

    classy, please post what pattern you used or instructions!

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    Oct 7, 2011, 08.36 AMby theprincess

    Wow this is absolutely BEAUTIFUL in awe

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    Oct 7, 2011, 04.12 AMby urbandon

    Really beautiful!

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    Oct 7, 2011, 01.25 AMby poppykettle

    Very visually interesting – especially the curved sheer panels on the skirt – looks great!

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    Oct 6, 2011, 09.07 PMby carolina torres ospina

    wwuuuaaoo sin palabras hermoso…)

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    Oct 6, 2011, 08.34 PMby freakusbzzz

    perfect colour match of the ciffon and cotton.

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    Oct 6, 2011, 07.59 PMby infinite-plus-one

    wow, i really love this!

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    Oct 6, 2011, 05.28 PMby Crystal Fashionsbycj Jordan

    love it gorgeous

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    Oct 6, 2011, 04.10 PMby dottty

    Gorgeous jj:)x

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    Oct 6, 2011, 02.59 PMby fashionfreek


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