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Cornflower blue

Added Nov 21, 2010

by pampula

Helsinki, Finland

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Description

I finished this dress last weekend, and I was very happy that it finally turned out quite well! First I tried to make entirely different-shaped dress from that recycled fabric, but I had to take it apart as the dress looked too strange.. But luckily I finally drafted a pattern that worked!:)

Material Notes

some synthetic fibre fabric (not sure what, as I bought the facric from flea market..)
zipper

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Oct 12, 2012, 12.18 PMby alekat

    So cute I love it! and you drafted the pattern yourself? so clever!

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      Oct 17, 2012, 05.40 PMby pampula

      thank you:)

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    Dec 26, 2010, 04.52 AMby tobogon

    Hi! I don’t want to point out your faults because I think you’re amazing, but recycled does not have k in it. I know English is hard, so I thought you would be interested in this. It’s like bicycle, cycle, recycle.

    Your taste is beautiful and you make very nice clothes. I think this dress is very, very cute.
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      Dec 28, 2010, 05.16 PMby pampula

      Hi! you’re clever noticing my spelling mistake; I’m not an expert, but I’m trying my best:) sometimes I accidentally mix different languages, and that is quite interesting too.. ;D And pointing out the mistake is really okei, I just hope everyone can understand most of my writing:)

      thanks also for your lovely compliments!!

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    Dec 9, 2010, 07.09 PMby annaelisabeth

    the colour is so nice and the fit is awesome!

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      Dec 10, 2010, 02.49 PMby pampula

      Thanks!

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    Nov 22, 2010, 06.52 PMby pampula

    Oh thank you so much for the lovely comments!:)

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    Nov 22, 2010, 05.03 PMby mahaila

    It turned out very well. A sweet dress. Nice

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    Nov 22, 2010, 07.26 AMby fifilina

    Soooo cute, it’s perfect

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    Nov 21, 2010, 10.39 PMby olystyrene

    Gorgeous! This is sweetness!

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    Nov 21, 2010, 09.41 PMby tinybows

    pretty!!!! i would wear that every single day. ever.

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    Nov 21, 2010, 07.46 PMby kezi

    gorgeous neckline, really stunning dress :)

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    Nov 21, 2010, 07.01 PMby onegoodapple

    oh, this is lovely! The collar! x

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    Nov 21, 2010, 06.11 PMby cbowen90

    i think this is stunning!! you should make the pattern cause i want one lol xxxx

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      Nov 22, 2010, 06.51 PMby pampula

      hih thanks!:) I can try, but you could try with some basic shirt pattern and lower the neckline and add the collar. the skirt is basic A-lined skirt:)

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    Nov 21, 2010, 04.41 PMby giunta

    love it all, the collar even more :))

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    Nov 21, 2010, 04.31 PMby pampula

    Thank you!:)

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    Nov 21, 2010, 04.30 PMby nettie

    Excellent dress!! That blue is so pretty, too!

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    Nov 21, 2010, 04.24 PMby rii

    very cute! looks great :)

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