Newsletter-photo

Top 50 Blogs
for Fashion Sewers

Subscribe to our FREE email newsletter and get the Top 50 Best Bloggers for Sewing Enthusiasts.

Dr Seuss Dress

Added Aug 23, 2010

by claudine01

Nyc Suburbs, Uni...

Burda-avatar_thumb

Views

1680

Seuss-front-with-scarf_large
  • Seuss-front-with-scarf_grid

Description

Dress made from sewn-together stripes of cotton and tulle. Blogged here

Material Notes

bottom weight cotton in 2 colors, nylon tulle

Difficulty

Expert

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Mod
Material
Cotton, Tulle

12 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • Madamewongthumbnail_large

    Mar 29, 2012, 04.56 AMby MyRomanApartment

    Wow! I think this may be my very favorite garment on BurdaStyle, like, ever.

    1 Reply
  • Big_tri_large

    Aug 25, 2010, 10.30 PMby cantare

    Your blog post and your dress are fantastic and unique. I smiled till the end of the comments too!

  • 1711bbe5c30b0fa22cf003a6edb6998d85e39487_large

    Aug 25, 2010, 09.16 PMby katzl

    love it, just absolutely love it

  • Logo_2_copy_large

    Aug 24, 2010, 12.56 PMby Ricardo Abreu

    Hi Claudine. This is so beautiful, congratulation you did a marvelous job. I know, is time consuming, I did something similar in my project Cleopatra.

  • Missing

    Aug 24, 2010, 11.20 AMby u120418

    This does not look home-made at all! Congratulations on such a professional result!

  • Missing

    Aug 24, 2010, 04.08 AMby sparklemonster

    Excellent job with the stripes and I love the tulle at the bottom

  • 1_large

    Aug 24, 2010, 12.29 AMby ashchaser

    Ooh this is fabulous! I really do wish I had the patience to do more projects like this, because it is BLOWING MY MIND

  • Missing

    Aug 24, 2010, 12.13 AMby sweetiepiebakery

    love the dress love the blog post :)

  • Orp_1769_large

    Aug 24, 2010, 12.01 AMby loyl8

    in love with dress!!!!awesome and beautiful! great job matching stripes. the tulle showing is very creative:)

  • Photo_32_large

    Aug 23, 2010, 10.50 PMby kjbuff

    I think what is better than the dress (if that is possible) is the blog post you wrote! It made me smile and chuckle.

  • Burda-avatar_large

    Aug 23, 2010, 10.39 PMby claudine01

    Thank you! I drafted it from a sloper. My patternmaking skills are not all that well-developed, and it was fairly straightforward to adapt the sloper. Mostly, it involved cutting the pattern horizontally at the stripes and adding some fullness to the skirt.

  • 01265a32413a501938fe6d830472ac030f7ca2e3_large

    Aug 23, 2010, 09.41 PMby emalamb900

    This is beautiful. I would love to make something like this. Did you use a pattern at all? Its stunning

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 47 people added it

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/dr-seuss-dress