Bubblefish Dress

Added Oct 20, 2010

by sabzarap

Mainz, Germany

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Description

I found this fabric on a fabricmarket and immediately fell in love with. First I thought of making a skirt from it, because it was just one meter. But than I decidet to take a very siple dress pattern and alter the sidedarts to little pleats at the necline. As a special fiture I took some chiffon left over and ad it at the hem.
Because the fabric is elastic, I did not need to put in a zipper…

Material Notes

knitjersy, ciffon

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic
Material
Chiffon, Knits/Jersey

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    Oct 23, 2010, 12.27 AMby sandoz18

    Lovely fabric!

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    Oct 21, 2010, 01.15 PMby thecuriouskiwi

    Wow, what a find, I really like that you went with a beautiful but simple dress, it really shows off the fabric and I bet it looks great on.

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    Oct 20, 2010, 09.04 PMby domestic-divaonline

    This is really unique! I like the pleats at the neck, and the fish and saltwater pearls complete the theme! Nice work!

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      Oct 21, 2010, 12.01 PMby sabzarap

      Thank you. I just had the idea to put some pleats at the neck, to make it look more intresting.
      The necklace I made my self too. Just bought hire my supplies… All in all, the necklace was very reasonable.

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    Oct 20, 2010, 08.23 PMby vintagegal

    This is just adorable! Love the fabric…

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    Oct 20, 2010, 08.11 PMby runningwithscissors1

    Very nice dress! I love it!

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    Oct 20, 2010, 07.39 PMby smallone

    Great showcase or this fabric what a simple but stylish dress!

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    Oct 20, 2010, 06.54 PMby puffling

    Oooooo….nice. I’d love to find some fabric like.

    Do the sleeves have the chiffon finish as well? It is hard to see.

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      Oct 21, 2010, 11.54 AMby sabzarap

      Thank you very much ;O)
      Yes they hafe the chiffon finish too. Maby I should take another picture of it…

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