Fancy Cake Dress

Added Jul 23, 2010

by libbysharf

Tel Aviv, Israel

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Description

It really does remind me of a cake :-)
After I thought I finished the dress, I found out that it was way transparent. so I had to add the lining underneath. That done, there was an awkward bulge in the seam between the upper and lower dress pieces, so I added the lacy trim to hide it.

Material Notes

very soft and light cotton. for the lining – I had to use some syntactic stuff I found in my stash… as I swore not to come near a fabric shop in the next few month (I don’t have any more room for those fabrics!)

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Beach, Bohemian, Casual, Romantic
Material
Cotton, Blends

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    Jun 1, 2011, 02.06 AMby twosocks

    This dress is great. And you are prefect to wear it. I like it better than the one from the magazine.

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      Jun 1, 2011, 08.41 AMby libbysharf

      thanks! that’s very sweet of you!

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    May 31, 2011, 10.37 PMby archanav

    very cute

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    Aug 3, 2010, 08.12 AMby bellaxoxo

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      Aug 3, 2010, 10.42 AMby libbysharf

      no… I actually used the magazine.
      try to post a question in the tech forum. good luck :-)

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    Jul 23, 2010, 09.02 PMby mojo elgin

    very sweet/sexy!

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    Jul 23, 2010, 08.08 PMby snowwhite-1

    It’s lovely!

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    Jul 23, 2010, 07.06 PMby zsyzu

    I think it’s lovely and the length shows off your great legs.

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    Jul 23, 2010, 05.20 PMby lunachick

    How cute! I’d probably make one a little longer and with sleeves. :P

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      Jul 23, 2010, 09.31 PMby libbysharf

      actually, puffed sleeves could go really well with this dress… I might try it

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    Jul 23, 2010, 05.01 PMby lizah

    this is so cute! love it!

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    Jul 23, 2010, 03.42 PMby laura oprea

    Very pretty. I think it looks better than the one from the Burda magazine :)

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    Jul 23, 2010, 03.18 PMby keren

    very cute dress! Yet another great dress for summer.

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/fancy-cake-dress