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Blue velvet - Member model challenge

Added Sep 30, 2017

by LoveJane

Montreal, Canada

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Description

This is a lovely velvet dress, made in a fabric that provides more stretch than expected. For this reason, I decided to remove the zipper since it was unnecessary. All the finished seems are hand sewn for a nicer look! I ajused the length of the skirt so it is right below my knee.

Pictures were taken last minute by my close friend Camille using only my cellphone, so that’s why the quality is not the best! But we tried to make it work! Right on time for the challenge ;)

Material Notes

Stretch velvet

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

Credits

Fifties Dress 09/2006 #193

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    Oct 15, 2017, 05.17 PMby Mokara

    I love your dress, the fabric and the fit is excellent.

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    Oct 5, 2017, 11.40 PMby LoveJane

    Thank you so much everyone! Just noticed all of your nice comments :)

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    Oct 3, 2017, 12.45 AMby alice9163

    Look fab. Congrats

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    Oct 2, 2017, 09.15 AMby Ivanamania

    I love the outcome in velvet!

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    Oct 1, 2017, 09.14 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    I love your version! So nice in velvet! :)

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    Sep 30, 2017, 05.20 PMby chula123

    HOmy first thought when reading the instructions was stretch denim, which my husband objected to, my second idea was velvet but couldn’t find the right colour, cos didn’t want anything dark so I ended up with crepe. Your dress proves that velvet makes every dress look classy and elegant!! Very pretty, good luck!

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    Sep 30, 2017, 02.06 PMby RedBelka

    Beautiful and elegant!

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    Sep 30, 2017, 12.34 PMby SurMesure

    Love the velvet, your dress is really beautiful!

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    Sep 30, 2017, 07.04 AMby Mary Athey

    Gorgeous dress and it looks great in velvet x

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    Sep 30, 2017, 06.58 AMby cchristie

    Looks luxurious in the velvet

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    Sep 30, 2017, 06.48 AMby sarahsdaughter

    WOW What a beautiful classy dress. Perfect!!

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