Dark Chocolat

Added Jul 11, 2009

by thejam

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Description

Chocolate brown dress made from pattern with some changes. I am a huge fan of frills so i added them. Put a dart each on the center front and added a seam at the center back.

Material Notes

Cotten fabric
interfacing
New Look Pattern

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Feb 8, 2011, 08.28 AMby salvia

    I like the color of this dress and how well it fits you.

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    Dec 11, 2010, 03.10 PMby kstyled

    I love the feminity of this dress, it’s very flattering, and the frills are on point!

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    Mar 30, 2010, 08.54 PMby bevog

    I have this pattern but didn’t realise it could look so fabulous. Good job.

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    Dec 31, 2009, 03.13 PMby jam and ivy

    This looks great! I love the ruffles! I love ruffles in general. The color is very nice too! I would buy this. It looks like something you could buy at a store! Good job!

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    Jul 20, 2009, 05.45 AMby missb-1

    Fabulous! I love the ruffles and the color of the dress. Looks great on you.

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    Jul 14, 2009, 12.44 AMby nehmah

    Thanks for the answer about the strap arrangement. I know what you mean about fallout. You’d figure “the girls” would try to stay undercover for protection….Cordially, Nehmah

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    Jul 13, 2009, 01.13 PMby thejam

    Thanks guys.

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    Jul 13, 2009, 10.52 AMby nehmah

    You and your dress look so fine. The frilled neckline add that “extra” something which gives individuality to your wardrobe. I have a question, ( I’m nosy.;o) The illustration shows a side tie; your dress has a double sash. Is this personal preference, or is it easier to keep the dress closed when moving around? I veer away from most wraps, although I really like them. My size through the belly means an extra button or ties for modesty’s sake. Cordially, Nehmah

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      Jul 13, 2009, 01.17 PMby thejam

      The dress is made with two straps. The left strap is longer and is push through an opening in the right seam, comes around the back and is tied to the right strap to my left. It keeps the dress in place much better. One problem with wrap dresses is that the bust part most times needs a safety pin to keep boobs from falling out. Hope this helps.

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    Jul 13, 2009, 07.33 AMby lybu

    Very pretty and it fits you perfectly

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    Jul 13, 2009, 06.15 AMby emilykate

    It’s perfect! You look great :o)

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    Jul 13, 2009, 12.40 AMby annawilliamson

    wow this is beautiful! i love the ruffle, especially in the fabric you’ve chosen.

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    Jul 11, 2009, 10.51 PMby thejam

    Thanks.

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    Jul 11, 2009, 09.35 AMby sewella

    It looks amazing!

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    Jul 11, 2009, 08.34 AMby fashion1

    Great dress! I like specially the ruffles.

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