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freestyle dress

Added Nov 13, 2008

by emsalot

Sydney, Australia






I made it up as i went along :) it’s kind of fun to freestyle it and i learnt alot! I sewed the pleats before i cut it because i’m not sure how to incorporate it into the pattern beforehand can anyone teach me this??

Material Notes

silky brown swirly material





heaps of people on burda style inspired me to do pleats. I’m way into pleats right now!

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    Nov 26, 2008, 09.41 AMby mandicoulter

    love it all – fabric, neckline sash! good job!

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    Nov 17, 2008, 07.14 PMby flash1

    What great style! Love it.

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    Nov 17, 2008, 10.27 AMby carottesauvage

    Beautiful! You ooze elegance!

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    Nov 13, 2008, 10.14 PMby erdronen

    this is really cute! for pleats, check out this how-to: http://www.burdastyle.com/howtos/show/185 hopefully that helps- it’s basically just doubling the fabric width for each pleat (at least for box pleats or inverted pleats)

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    Nov 13, 2008, 09.38 PMby allygally

    Very pretty! The fabric suits the dress beautifully, and it fits you perfectly.

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    Nov 13, 2008, 03.04 PMby polychromatin

    Looks great, and the fabric is a super choice!

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    Nov 13, 2008, 01.56 PMby justmica

    Love it… Beautiful!!

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    Nov 13, 2008, 10.32 AMby jmcentee

    Very cute. The brown looks lovely on you.

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    Nov 13, 2008, 05.07 AMby lybu

    Very pretty and it fits you so well. The fabric is beautiful and perfect for dresses – good choice.

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    Nov 13, 2008, 01.21 AMby mjb14

    Lovely. The fabric is pretty. I like freestyling it too – I feel more relaxed because it doesnt have to look a certain way so you kinda cant muck it up. I always feel far more nervous when I use a pattern!!! Silly I know!!!

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