Black Floral Cowl Dress

Added Aug 17, 2010

by aur0ra

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I made this dress using all recycled materials. The bodice and buttons were made using a ’90s floral material from a recycled shirt, and the black knits are recycled pieces as well.

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For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Casual, Vintage

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    Aug 27, 2010, 05.47 PMby aur0ra

    Thanks everyone! :)

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    Aug 24, 2010, 01.18 PMby groovymama

    Fantastic collar. This dress is awesome.

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    Aug 18, 2010, 02.28 PMby flynnflynn

    any tips on making a collar like that one? it’s perfection! (also, super cute use of 90’s florals :)

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      Aug 27, 2010, 05.48 PMby aur0ra

      Thanks! I’m thinking I may add a tutorial or something like that on cowls…

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    Aug 18, 2010, 02.00 PMby pink-cornelia

    cute and chic, love the neckline and the bottons.

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    Aug 18, 2010, 09.08 AMby Geeky Seamstress

    I agree with both of these comments, very well done, very expensive looking, I <3 recycling!

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    Aug 18, 2010, 03.08 AMby guerillaembroidery

    I also love this dress, the cowl collar is a fave of mine, very beautiful. I presume this is your own design>?

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      Aug 27, 2010, 05.46 PMby aur0ra

      I love cowls too! Yes, it’s my design. :)

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    Aug 17, 2010, 09.27 PMby mahaila

    I REALLY love the collar. Good work! Though I really really love that it is recycled!

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