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Added Aug 7, 2008

by hcbouma

Amsterdam, Nethe...

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Description

This Burdadress I made last year, but I only wore it once (just like another member of the Burdaforum). It is too stiff and too formal. I feel overdressed in it. But the fabric didn’t cost me more than a few euro. It was fun making it.

Material Notes

First layer is a kind of see through cotton organza, second layer is polyester (?) lining.

Difficulty

Novice

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    Sep 17, 2008, 01.38 AMby mmmrphs

    Wearing this dress with something fun, eg an enormous beaded necklace, might make you feel more relaxed.

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    Aug 11, 2008, 06.58 PMby carlatv

    It looks perfect for work or a casual evening with friends. It looks great on you. Love the fabric.

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    Aug 7, 2008, 08.21 AMby reneebeth

    Too formal! I’d have to disagree, the fabrics look so breezy (though maybe they’re not?) and the shape is so pretty for a normal day of frolicking about. ….Maybe you don’t frolick, but this dress would cause me to frolick, anyway! :)

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    Aug 7, 2008, 05.52 AMby maldrich

    I don’t think it looks formal either. Especially with the top underneath. It looks like one of those dresses that could go from work to a party with the right accessories, but not too formal. I really like it a lot.

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    Aug 7, 2008, 04.15 AMby anajan

    I like this dress. I don’t think it’s too formal, I would wear it for daily occasions, at work too. I was considering to use the same pattern.

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    Aug 7, 2008, 02.44 AMby luzie

    I like it a lot – which pattern is it?

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