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Flower-dress

Added Jul 17, 2013

by Ellen Hatteland

Nedre Vats, Norway

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Description

Burda 4/2013

Material Notes

Linen

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Jul 26, 2016, 03.32 AMby CasaSambaNYC

    Hello! I love all your work - we must have the same style, because I see your photos on almost all the patterns I’ve purchased :)

    I had a question regarding the “neck bands.” They look like they could also be facing, but the instructions don’t describe the same facing process as it does for other patterns, nor does it call those pieces “facing.”

    I was under the impression that these are in fact, two separate pieces which are added to the top of the dress. Unfortunately, this is my first intermediate pattern and I am comparing it to novice pattern instructions, so I would like to triple check.

    Could you (or anyone else feel free to chime in!) let me know your thoughts? Do the people who appear to have a wider neck line only that way because they choose not to add the neck band?

    Thank you!

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      Jul 27, 2016, 03.30 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Hi, thanks for your lovely compliments!
      I do not have the instruction in front of me, but as I can remember it is a facing. If you stitch underneath the seam it will be perfect at the neck and the seam will not be seen on the right side. If you have to much fabric you have to cut some off and make small stitches at the wrong side together with the sleeve facing.
      Wishing you good luck with your dress!

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    Apr 9, 2015, 09.49 AMby Frances Poff

    Well. that was a most enjoyable trip through your wardrobe! Look forward to seeing your latest creations!

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      Apr 9, 2015, 07.36 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thanks – Love to hear that :-) Looking forward to see your next project too!!

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    Jul 27, 2013, 10.02 PMby schnui

    Beautiful.

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    Jul 26, 2013, 02.30 PMby Marusya Grace

    Very nice! I love the prints you use!

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    Jul 21, 2013, 03.56 PMby Inga 888

    Perfect summer dress, suits u so well :)

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    Jul 19, 2013, 04.06 PMby velvetribbon

    I really love your fabric choice. And the dress suit you well:)

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    Jul 18, 2013, 09.25 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

    Wonderful print! Those blue flowers suit you so well!

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    Jul 18, 2013, 06.21 AMby cathysews

    Gorgeous

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    Jul 17, 2013, 09.53 PMby liliv-1

    Nice!!

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