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Dice Kayek dress (without peplum)

Added Oct 29, 2012

by pauline alice

Valencia, Spain

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Description

Designer pattern from Dice Kayek, Burda 07/2011, dress nº 140.
This dress has been on my to-do list for quite a long time time but I wasn’t feeling the peplum for an everyday look. So I omitted it but kept the rest of the pattern identical.
The fit is pretty good and the classic shape makes it a very versatile dress: from daytime to party.
I dyed a beige cotton fabric I had in indigo and it was such a good idea as I really love the new colour I obtained.
More details on my blog.

Material Notes

medium weight cotton, hand-dyed.
lining (for the skirt part)
invisible zipper and three small button as closure.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic
Material
Cotton

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    Oct 31, 2012, 05.17 PMby mokosha

    pretty and elegant.. i love it.. it’s on my to do list for a while too..

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    Oct 30, 2012, 09.08 AMby RedDynamica

    very very nice!

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    Oct 30, 2012, 08.59 AMby janene

    What great vision. I loved the cut of the dress but never thought to ditch the peplum. I agree. Bit much for a mooch round the shops! You did a great job. Congrats on the dyeing too :-)

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      Oct 30, 2012, 01.00 PMby pauline alice

      Thank you Janene. I love the peplum but I don’t think I would wear the dress as much with it. I am considering making it like a belt with eye and hook as I have enough fabric left.

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    Oct 30, 2012, 08.17 AMby Mai-der

    Cute and sexy, Pauline! The fit is awesome!

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    Oct 29, 2012, 08.48 PMby Mary Athey

    This is gorgeous on you. i love the fact you dyed your fabric x

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