Newsletter-photo

Top 50 Blogs
for Fashion Sewers

Subscribe to our FREE email newsletter and get the Top 50 Best Bloggers for Sewing Enthusiasts.

Cape Hatteras dress

Added Mar 26, 2009

by beccers

Pittsburgh, Penn...

5666b05abb3574e828c10a840959d8f9b6bb3b77_thumb

Views

698

1eff0676c8f7ecfc415d39eebd67c72bb14db140_large

Description

Nautical-inspired, sporty, a little preppy and totally comfortable! This dress is made of rich cotton jersey trimmed with handmade seersucker bias tape and a matching double-wrap sash. My favorite part: the dress has a built-in shelf bra!

Material Notes

Cotton jersey, cotton seersucker, elastic

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

5 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • Photo_32_large

    Aug 5, 2010, 03.37 AMby kjbuff

    So, I’ve been on the hunt for something with a shelf-bra built in. . . . Think you could help me out in that department? This dress is great.

  • 8cbb0fc6889ba5084890073dbc1e649cfccd1393_large

    Mar 27, 2009, 04.46 AMby holidaypepper

    So CUTE! You absolutely have to post a pattern!

  • D396ea32db814cafb8c9e19242e4d7aa9e1c7c1a_large

    Mar 27, 2009, 01.08 AMby teamydear

    So beautiful! I love the sash and the binding :) :) :) Oh, and please tell us more about the built-in shelf bra. Is this like a bra you sewed in or some kind of pads between the lining and the right fabric? I hope you will have some nice weather soon to go outside in this dress!

  • 8cd1614e48bc4501afea6f52b63c8c49a74eb814_large

    Mar 26, 2009, 10.43 PMby juebejue

    that looks really chic and comfy! now i want to make one :)

  • D775af70e2d564ddd5ec7f7efa146f621069f37e_large

    Mar 26, 2009, 10.39 PMby genevievelisecasey

    I love the back. The dress is very flattering on you and what a great color. The subtle contrast binding is nice, too. I would like to try that and will have to hope my sewing is neat enough to pull it off!

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 1 person added it

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/cape-hatteras-dress