blue circle dress

Added Feb 6, 2013

by olg

Amsterdam, Nethe...

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Description

When one of my friends made a fab dress from this fabric of mine, there was a lot of it left. When I figured the design to use, it turned out that (story of my life) I had just enough. I actually love that feeling.
I used a simple T-shirt pattern for the upper part, added minisleeves, created a ‘waterfall’ neckline and tailered it to create a nice fit. As a finishing touch I made a very long belt/scarf sortof thing to emphasize my waist (what’s left of it after having three kids :) ). The mid part that is sitting in the front I stabalized by using interfacing. Last but not least I added the frills at the hem using the very last little bits.

Material Notes

cotton viscose jersey

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Business, Casual, Classic
Material
Blends, Knits/Jersey

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    Feb 12, 2013, 01.29 PMby olg

    yes willingly, I had enough. Tip: it’s great to share ;)

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    Feb 12, 2013, 12.49 PMby flowergirl22

    what a nice friend to be inspired by,, did you give her the fabric willingly?? I never part with any of mine ……..heee heee

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    Feb 10, 2013, 08.49 PMby olg

    thank you both :)

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    Feb 10, 2013, 12.43 AMby sewbutterfly

    You did an awesome job…looks lovely on you!

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    Feb 6, 2013, 10.12 PMby Mary Athey

    Its lovely on you and.the fabrics fab x

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