Black linen dress with african wax kimono belt

Added Jul 11, 2008

by juliajeulin

London, United K...

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Description

Black dress with large skirt and kimono belt. The fabric of the belt is reused at the bottom of the skirt.

Material Notes

Linen and african wax.

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    Oct 24, 2009, 06.12 PMby ciaa

    love it how did you make the belt ?
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    Sep 8, 2009, 10.05 PMby Ami Taf

    lovely. i like the concept, and not just because black is my fav color,:)

    I’ve been finding it impossible to sew inserts… any tips, pls?

    thanks.

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    Nov 2, 2008, 09.27 AMby tapouillon

    Tu devrais porter tes créations pour les photos ! Elles seraient encore plus en valeur. Très beau travail en tout cas. A bientôt!

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    Sep 12, 2008, 02.41 AMby mmmrphs

    Delightful!

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    Jul 12, 2008, 01.48 AMby milkyway

    I like it very much, the belt really makes the dress look even better

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    Jul 11, 2008, 09.53 PMby curlyxrt

    What a fun dress – I really like the kimono belt. It gives your already pretty dress some really cool color!

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    Jul 11, 2008, 10.58 AMby fashion1

    Love it!!! great style, I want one too :)!

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    Jul 11, 2008, 10.26 AMby carlatv

    I must say this is very nice work! Like your fabric choices. You must model it for us. Thanks for sharing.

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    Jul 11, 2008, 09.46 AMby dianacirne

    Love this one! The obi belt is so nice, love the topstitch! Gorgeous dress!

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    Jul 11, 2008, 09.28 AMby dinkley101

    Really nice wearable dress, love the fabric for the belt, great use of a vintage pattern!

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    Jul 11, 2008, 08.17 AMby fabricaddict

    beautiful! love the way you’ve tied the fabric at the bottom in with the belt!

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    Jul 11, 2008, 06.54 AMby 21 Wale

    Very nice. I like the details.

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    Jul 11, 2008, 06.54 AMby satomi

    great dress! i love the belt!

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    Jul 11, 2008, 05.29 AMby juliajeulin

    Thanks! I used a pattern of a 70’s very classic dress that I transformed. I made changes to the shape of the back and I made the skirt much more wide. Also I aded the belt and triangle at the bottom of the skirt. It is only the second clothe I made and it really made me want to make more and more!

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    Jul 11, 2008, 04.24 AMby miss-g

    Very beautiful. I love the belt and fabric too.

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    Jul 11, 2008, 04.06 AMby mjb14

    This looks absolutely amazing. I love the belt and fabric

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    Jul 11, 2008, 03.53 AMby sewella

    Lovely! Great job!

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    Jul 11, 2008, 03.52 AMby cathysews

    This is really stunning, i like the shape of the dress. Is it from a pattern?

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    Jul 11, 2008, 03.33 AMby emlj

    oh this is reallly lovely and looks like a nice fit

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    Jul 11, 2008, 03.23 AMby luzie

    Wow, I love the dress! Did you use a pattern? The african fabric is great as well!

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