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Burda Draped Dress Winter 2012

Added Dec 14, 2012

by allnewtome

Northern Virgini...




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A dress for my husband’s work party.

(I shortened the sleeves.)

Material Notes

I used microsuede from my stash for this.




Garment Type


Draped Dress

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    Dec 17, 2012, 10.37 PMby candyjoyce

    This is gorgeous and looks so fab on you.

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      Dec 20, 2012, 02.13 AMby allnewtome

      Thank you! I feel really confident in it!

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    Dec 17, 2012, 03.41 AMby MojoHollz

    Beautiful! I love the drapeing and gathers. Fabulous job!

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      Dec 20, 2012, 02.13 AMby allnewtome

      I wasn’t sure how the microsuede would drape, but it draped very nicely!

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    Dec 15, 2012, 05.49 PMby rita61

    Very impressive!

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      Dec 20, 2012, 02.14 AMby allnewtome

      Thank you! This was the first time I made a muslin, and I think I am a convert!

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    Dec 14, 2012, 11.53 AMby camelia db

    It is looking so nice on you, very flattering.Good job!

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      Dec 14, 2012, 12.55 PMby allnewtome

      Thank you! This was my first Burda pattern!

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    Dec 14, 2012, 11.43 AMby katensew

    A flattering neckline shape and the draping is elegant.

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    Dec 14, 2012, 06.52 AMby flowergirl22

    really lovely,, nice shape suits you,, i hope your husband appreciated it.

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      Dec 14, 2012, 12.53 PMby allnewtome

      Thank you, and yes, he did appreciate it. I think he also really liked how soft the fabric was.

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    Dec 14, 2012, 06.07 AMby Mary Athey

    Fab dress. I made this as well as theres something va va voom about it lol. This is gorgeous on you x

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      Dec 14, 2012, 12.55 PMby allnewtome

      I checked your profile but didn’t see it. Have you posted photos? I’d love to see them!

      I think it’s a very va-voomy dress, too. While is seems really low cut, it covered my bra completely and I was never afraid of falling out of it.

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      Dec 14, 2012, 09.32 PMby Mary Athey

      I.ll put mine on sunday can see it a print.xx

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