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BurdaStyle Bridesmaids Dress

Added Apr 14, 2013

by iheartfabric

Qld, Australia






I have been testing the Seamed Dress from BurdaStyle in quite a few variations and have decided on this version for my bridesmaids dresses. The black flower dress was my first tester with the long slim fitted dress with the standard BurdaStyle seamed dress bodice pattern. The original skirt is very similar I just added the two extra pleats at the top and a split at the back. I also added a waist band to break up the middle section.

After absolutely loving this style on, showing my sister (who was even more pleased) decided to go back to the fabric shop I originally bought my bridesmaid fabric from and bought some more in the same fabric but a slightly different colour and pattern. This made the white/blue and fuchsia version.

After a complete wardrobe makeover with a heap of these dresses I finally found the one, the BurdaStyle Bridesmaids dresses!!

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Material Notes

Cotton Sateen




Spring, Summer, Fall
Garment Type
Bridal, Classic, Evening Wear, Romantic

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    Apr 15, 2013, 06.03 PMby mkonieczki

    This pattern will make for some incredible bridesmaid dresses! I’m sure the ladies in your wedding party will be pleased to have something so wearable!

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      Apr 16, 2013, 08.52 AMby iheartfabric

      Thank you so much I really hope they turn out perfect hehe.

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    Apr 14, 2013, 08.27 PMby Mauude

    The fabric is amazing, I love it ! :)

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    Apr 14, 2013, 04.33 PMby sleepy-dumpling

    I love them both! The fabric prints are so pretty and I really like the style. x

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      Apr 16, 2013, 08.44 AMby iheartfabric

      Thank you! I love the past the knee dresses they are so comfy and you don’t have to worry about your legs hehe. I’m usually a whitey so its nice lol.

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    Apr 14, 2013, 12.17 PMby Mary Athey

    i love this onw and the other ome on your blog. they’re fabulous and i can’t wait to see your bridesmaid dresses. i’m sure they’ll be stunning. are you making your wedding dress? x

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      Apr 16, 2013, 08.43 AMby iheartfabric

      Thanks Mary!! I came up with the design for my wedding dress but I’m getting a local dressmaker to make it for me. I think that would be too stressful for me and my mum to do. Can’t wait to show on my blog!!

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      Apr 16, 2013, 02.05 PMby Mary Athey

      i can’t wait to see you. i know you’ll be stunning x

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