Chanel inspired boucle dress

Added Feb 2, 2014

by Olga Tur

Ohio, United States

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Description

This is self-drafted pattern. The fabric is metallic cotton boucle suiting with very open weave, so I double all dress with interfacing, after that fabric was pretty easy to work with. Dress completely lined.
Also I attached pockets with hand stitching.

Material Notes

Peach Pink metallic cotton boucle suiting, Pongee lining in pink champagne color.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Evening Wear, Business, Vintage
Material
Cotton, Blends, Suiting

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    Jul 28, 2014, 04.23 PMby Irina Schwab

    Can I add to the praises list? Just gorgeous!

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    Feb 11, 2014, 09.54 PMby Yuki M

    Gorgeous dress and perfect fitting. Love the back style!!

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      Feb 15, 2014, 01.39 AMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 4, 2014, 11.38 PMby Pittawithcheese

    I love it – a very elegant piece x

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      Feb 5, 2014, 01.12 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 4, 2014, 05.30 PMby yenny lee

    Nice

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      Feb 5, 2014, 01.12 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 4, 2014, 01.30 PMby reginamara

    Gorgeous dress and fabric, it looks very classy and expensive :)

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      Feb 5, 2014, 01.13 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you! The fabric was a very easy to work with .

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    Feb 4, 2014, 12.11 PMby tigger0580

    This dress is lovely and perfectly made ;-)

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      Feb 5, 2014, 01.13 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 3, 2014, 09.21 PMby chillwear

    What a beautiful dress, perfect fit, lovely fabric!

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      Feb 4, 2014, 02.43 AMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 3, 2014, 05.23 PMby SewNotWork

    lovely!!

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      Feb 3, 2014, 07.24 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 3, 2014, 04.25 PMby Kocotte

    waouh, your dress is absolutely perfect, I love it

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      Feb 3, 2014, 07.23 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 3, 2014, 02.15 PMby kisses

    Beautiful and great fabric choice

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      Feb 3, 2014, 07.23 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 3, 2014, 07.52 AMby nadia r

    pretty x

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      Feb 3, 2014, 01.56 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you:)

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    Feb 3, 2014, 04.01 AMby neveenkarnes

    great fabric choice and a beautiful dress !!! good job on the drafting too

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      Feb 3, 2014, 01.56 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 3, 2014, 03.00 AMby ronnielee

    This is gorgeous, you have done a great job of drafting and sewing.

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      Feb 3, 2014, 01.55 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 3, 2014, 01.16 AMby rita61

    Beautifully created dress !

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      Feb 3, 2014, 01.54 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 2, 2014, 11.28 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Lovely dress! You are a Great seamstress – perfectly sewn!

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      Feb 2, 2014, 11.48 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you:)

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    Feb 2, 2014, 09.28 PMby cchristie

    Olga that is so wonderful on you! Absolutely perfect. If Burda would make that into a magazine pattern, that would be Devine

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      Feb 2, 2014, 11.33 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you so much! But this is just a basic sheath dress, I’m sure you can find one in the magazine . the collar -it’s a piece of fabric cut on bias. And right fabric will do the rest:)

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    Feb 2, 2014, 08.46 PMby kihli

    Simply stunning! What a perfect dress!

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      Feb 2, 2014, 11.26 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 2, 2014, 08.45 PMby thewallinna

    Stunning! You look very elegant in it :)

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      Feb 2, 2014, 11.26 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you:)

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    Feb 2, 2014, 06.52 PMby martinK

    Wonderful!!!

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      Feb 2, 2014, 07.32 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 2, 2014, 06.22 PMby elletjebee

    What a lovely dress! Very impressive. And i really like your shoes too!

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      Feb 2, 2014, 07.32 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you:))

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    Feb 2, 2014, 06.19 PMby slmnstyle

    Very nicely done!

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      Feb 2, 2014, 07.33 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 2, 2014, 05.00 PMby chula123

    I am so impressed with your self drafted dress, it looks perfect. lovely material and lovely pattern.

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      Feb 2, 2014, 07.33 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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    Feb 2, 2014, 04.10 PMby Mary Athey

    Beautiful dress, i love your fabric and you are so good at drafting as well x

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      Feb 2, 2014, 07.42 PMby Olga Tur

      Thank you!

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