Denim 'Almost Pollini Dress'

Added Jul 18, 2008

by pernille

Herning, Denmark

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This is my version of the ‘Almost pollini dress’. It’s made out of thin denim fabric with a little stretch and it’s very comfortable to wear. I only had about 1 meter of fabric, so I had to shorten the dress a little bit. I also made the sleeves shorter, but that was intentional. Besides that I lowered the neckline a bit, added small pleatings to the top and elastic to the end of the sleeves.

I like this pattern a lot and I’m really happy with the result.

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Thin stretch denim

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Novice

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    May 19, 2010, 01.23 PMby kelerabeus

    It’s great, love every single alteration that you’ve made! Looks way much better then original one.

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    Feb 6, 2010, 06.14 PMby Betty Rocha

    i love your dress :) do you have the pattern for it?

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    Aug 22, 2008, 09.27 PMby whitneyphippen

    This dress is beautiful. I’d love to make one myself! xo

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    Aug 21, 2008, 07.47 PMby feliceskye

    LOOOOOVE it! I want to try to make this. Great job!

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    Aug 21, 2008, 02.23 AMby kamelia

    I agree, looks very good on you. Flot stykke arbejde!! Tror jeg vil prøve det samme, med elastikken i ærmekanten…, pænere end originalen…

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    Jul 31, 2008, 01.47 AMby treeedom

    I like how you used denim, I was thinking of making mine out of denim but was unsure if it would look good…nice job!

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    Jul 21, 2008, 08.54 AMby ladymacbeth86

    It loks great, and it’s wonderful how you resolved your fabric situation. No one would evern know that you had little fabric. The finishing is amazing, the fabric is really pretty and it fits you like a glove. Great Job!

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    Jul 21, 2008, 08.30 AMby carottesauvage

    Great dress! I like the gathered sleeves

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    Jul 21, 2008, 07.12 AMby emrichkh

    Very pretty and fits you beautifully. Well done!

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    Jul 19, 2008, 11.15 AMby nenasew

    It fits you so well. Dress looks very nice with the leggings.

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    Jul 19, 2008, 05.26 AMby cathysews

    Really nice dress, simple and cool

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    Jul 19, 2008, 02.57 AMby mjb14

    This looks great – good job

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    Jul 18, 2008, 06.36 PMby stephaniemorgan

    very pretty

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    Jul 18, 2008, 06.25 PMby carlatv

    Very pretty dress. You did a great job on it and your changes really work. It suites you well.

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