Chanel- inspired knit dress and vest

Added Jul 22, 2011

by S. White

Richmond, Virgin...

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For one of my classes, we had to make an outfit inspired by 1920s Chanel using only knit fabrics. My outfit consists of a wool jersey dress and hand (well machine zig zagged) mesh stripes and a wool double knit shawl collar vest. Unfortunately, you can’t see the single welt pockets on the vest in the photo. It was really fun to make! The pictures were taken by my friend Estela :)

Material Notes

100% wool jersey, 100% wool double knit

Difficulty

Advanced

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For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Jul 23, 2011, 03.42 PMby nikotina

    It caught my eyes immediately, i love the dress and i love the combination with the vest, good job.

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    Jul 23, 2011, 06.58 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    love it! i wish we could see more pictures!

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      Jul 23, 2011, 06.07 PMby S. White

      Thanks! I wish there were more too! We were sitting pretty far from the stage and this is the best photo my friend snapped.

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    Jul 23, 2011, 04.00 AMby S. White

    Thanks :)

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    Jul 23, 2011, 12.30 AMby madebymeg

    love it! very interesting to look at

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    Jul 22, 2011, 11.29 PMby aniomatronika

    Beautiful and interesting! I really like it.

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