Cocktail dress swimwear

Added Nov 17, 2009

by thaliya

Leeds, United Ki...

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Description

My A level project was designed for the company From Somewhere, the brief being a convertible outfit that can function as both a cocktail dress and swimwear. My original model ducked out at the last moment so a friend of mine agreed to wear it for the photos in my horrible garden, so whilst it looks ok you can see it is a bit big for her.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Material
Blends, Knits/Jersey

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    May 6, 2010, 02.02 PMby Ophelia K

    Design, color combination, idea, I really respect you.

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    Feb 9, 2010, 02.13 AMby blackorchidjd

    Cute dress, very chic dress

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    Feb 7, 2010, 04.34 AMby Ricardo Abreu

    The model seem so happy, well done. Congrat.

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    Nov 28, 2009, 09.26 PMby thaliya

    I have to say working with the colours was one of the hardest parts, as i was given mostly scraps of fabric, the red being the fabric i had the least of so it was a matter of extreme planning to organise the colours like that. So i’m glad you like the way they are done :)

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    Nov 18, 2009, 02.04 AMby richendaewen

    wow that’s great

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      Nov 28, 2009, 09.23 PMby thaliya

      Thanks, it took a fair amount of work, and i am somewhat pleased how it turned out.

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    Nov 17, 2009, 06.28 PMby tejka

    i looOve all the colour put together. good job!

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    Nov 17, 2009, 02.02 PMby badkitty-1

    This is really nice. I love the combination of red and turquoise. Very nice dress

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