Curtain Caller Dress

Added Jul 22, 2013

by kisses

Kingston, Jamaica

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Saw this lovely curtain fabric at the fabric shop and could not leave it…I call it the “Curtain Caller Dress” because it was practically calling my name.

It has vertical lines and to show off these lines I design a very plain dress with a wow factor at the back. It has a round neckline, 3/4 length sleeve with elastic and a single bow decor detailing at the back.. There is no zipper closure and I use nylon jersey for underlining.

The fabric has a very rich creamy look and so the style is very comfortable and stylish.

Really love the look and glad I answer to the calling. Based on the lighting it tends to look white but it is really cream.

What do you think was it worth it?

Material Notes

silky

Difficulty

Novice

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For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Jul 29, 2013, 07.33 PMby saxsilverain

    ooh, love the bow detail at the back, i always love “surprises”! ;) it was definitely worth it, and next time you hear some other fabric calling for you, you should always answer to it!! :D

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      Jul 30, 2013, 12.28 PMby kisses

      Thanks for such lovely comments and I will definitely answer when fabrics are calling

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    Jul 28, 2013, 01.57 PMby Yuki M

    Cute back style ! I also love the fluffy sleeve !

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      Jul 29, 2013, 12.36 PMby kisses

      Thanks Yuki M….for lovely compliments :-)

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    Jul 24, 2013, 01.04 PMby SassyT

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      Jul 25, 2013, 03.17 PMby kisses

      Thanks SassyT…really like your page

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    Jul 23, 2013, 10.09 PMby MandieW

    The big bow is so cute!

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      Jul 24, 2013, 05.32 PMby kisses

      Thanks Mandie :-)

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    Jul 23, 2013, 03.42 PMby velvetribbon

    Nice dress, Kisses! Love the style of the dress and the back details is totally cute.

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      Jul 24, 2013, 02.27 PMby kisses

      Thanks Velvetribbon! so true the back is totally cute

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    Jul 23, 2013, 12.45 PMby bjr99

    Beautiful dress. Love the back detail!

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      Jul 24, 2013, 12.37 PMby kisses

      Thanks!!

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    Jul 22, 2013, 01.45 PMby pambox

    I love it! The stripe really does make it so beautiful and yet still simple and classic.

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      Jul 23, 2013, 08.28 PMby kisses

      Thanks Pam for you kind comment

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    Jul 22, 2013, 11.19 AMby tessi

    Beautiful!

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      Jul 23, 2013, 12.51 PMby kisses

      :-)

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    Jul 22, 2013, 11.19 AMby Angie H

    The bow detail in the back is so pretty and perfectly placed. I love it!

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      Jul 23, 2013, 02.12 PMby kisses

      Thanks Raesmom….really glad you love it :-)

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    Jul 22, 2013, 11.00 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

    The factor on the back is really WOW, nice finding, and cream suits you.

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      Jul 23, 2013, 12.46 PMby kisses

      Thanks :-)

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    Jul 22, 2013, 10.26 AMby liliv-1

    I can see that this fabric was calling you, it was an adorable rich-cream but lonely fabric which kisees rescued from the home décor section prison:) I love your new dress!! The bow is so pretty!

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      Jul 22, 2013, 05.25 PMby kisses

      Thanks Liliv…indeed I rescue the lonely fabric and we have become one. I so love it

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    Jul 22, 2013, 08.23 AMby Mary Athey

    lovely dress kisses, it fits you perfectly and the backs gorgeous. it is indeed very rich looking and so chic. i bought a single bed quilt plus different length curtains in a charity shop last friday for £5. so far i made curtains out of the cover and cushion covers out of the longer curtain. the short ones going to be a dress for a family day out to.morr. i do love a ruffle and you have done this perfectly x

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      Jul 22, 2013, 01.13 PMby kisses

      Thanks Mary…Nice fabrics are in the curtain/household sections that really look good when made into lovely clothes. Cant wait to see your beautiful dress

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    Jul 22, 2013, 07.05 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    I like the plain in front and fluffels back – Very nice dress!

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      Jul 22, 2013, 01.10 PMby kisses

      Thanks Ellen…glad you like it :-)

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    Jul 22, 2013, 06.45 AMby KristinaBerisha

    great idea and it fits you shik. Nice

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      Jul 22, 2013, 01.20 PMby kisses

      Thanks Kristina :-)

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