Egret Blouson Dress

Added May 2, 2011

by cooi

Los Angeles, Cal...

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Description

Inspired by the SS 2011 trend of blouson dresses and intriguing prints. Simple and chic design with a beautiful print. Please ignore the crazy hair… I just got out of bed. Haha!

Learn more about this dress on my blog.

For those who are asking, this is Dress 111 from burdastyle magazine 05/2011. I will link it as soon as they release the pattern!

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Other
Material
Polyester

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    May 26, 2011, 04.12 AMby sandrasews

    Totally fabulous!

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    May 6, 2011, 10.31 PMby shirosh

    Very nice

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    May 4, 2011, 09.58 AMby peaches2218

    Goodness that was fast!

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    May 3, 2011, 02.09 PMby BeYou TiFul

    I’m planning to make this dress too. Yours is pretty nice! Love the fabric too!

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      May 3, 2011, 02.56 PMby cooi

      Thank you!

      Though you should be warned that I was between sizes in the hips and sized down but eliminated the pockets because I didn’t want it to be bulky (and I envision this dress with a clutch)! I think if I had sized up it would have been really ill fitting.

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    May 3, 2011, 12.17 PMby janelee1984

    I’ve been wanting to make this since I got the magazine last week. Now I really, really want make it! Did you put pockets in yours in the end? I can’t decide whether I’m going to or not.

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      May 3, 2011, 02.57 PMby cooi

      I did away with the pockets. I put them in at first but because I am between sizes at the hips and had sized down, I later took them out because of the bulk.

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    May 3, 2011, 06.04 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    adorable dress with an increadible choice of material! well made!

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    May 2, 2011, 09.13 PMby otrotamal

    what a great dress! the fabric is amazing.

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    May 2, 2011, 07.40 PMby anneecharri

    looks great

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    May 2, 2011, 07.04 PMby chula123

    Love this dress. Very nice material (and very nice shoes) ;-))

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      May 2, 2011, 11.44 PMby cooi

      Thank you!

      The shoes are BCBGeneration from PiperLime. They should be on sale if they’re still there. :)

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    May 2, 2011, 06.57 PMby Kasiorist

    fabulous! and the shoes!

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    May 2, 2011, 06.38 PMby janene

    Is this dress 111B from May 2011 Magazine? If it is you have made it beautifully. Great fabric choice. On first glance I didn’t think this dress was at all flattering. Yours is a far better rendition!

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      May 2, 2011, 11.37 PMby cooi

      Yes it is and thank you!

      I’ve been looking to make a dress like in the magazine but was too lazy to draft the pattern so this was the perfect find. :)

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    May 2, 2011, 06.09 PMby dreamfast

    Oh, you’ve already got Burda of May, I can see. Good work ;)

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/egret-blouson-dress