Ghanaian Kaba and Slit (blouse and skirt)

Added Nov 10, 2010

by chrissy94

Sydney, Australia

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Description

my first time making african clothes my mumma’s so proud haha

Material Notes

african wax print

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Style
Ethnic
Material
Cotton

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    Nov 20, 2012, 08.13 PMby lavawater

    Very beautiful!

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    Jun 27, 2011, 08.15 PMby ToyaSew

    Very Beautiful!!!

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    Apr 2, 2011, 01.18 PMby maatweety89

    im in luv with ur kaba and slit, gh all the way

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    Feb 22, 2011, 10.56 PMby Alisha Digurney

    oh my goodness awesome where did u get the pattern for the skirt ??

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    Feb 16, 2011, 12.30 AMby Maira Rocha

    ow God, that is superbe! the colors, the fabric, the pattern….and the model rs! great work, congrats! geez….i’m imagining a pin up dress from this….LOlz

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    Dec 6, 2010, 11.03 PMby lila-1

    omg that is drop dead gorgeous!! i totally want one :) no seriously, what pattern did you use because I just got a present of sierra leonian fabrics and all the stars are all aligning :)

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      Dec 7, 2010, 05.10 AMby chrissy94

      hi well for the kaba (blouse) i used the afternoon tea top pattern and for the slit (skirt) i traced one of my other slits or you could use a pencil skirt and used the circle skirt pattern for the bottom :)

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    Nov 16, 2010, 12.31 AMby olystyrene

    This is a fantastic dress! You look amazing! The shape and the bright colours look wonderful on you!

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    Nov 14, 2010, 02.04 AMby mardou123

    This is truly remarkable. The shape, the color – all magnificent. Great work.

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    Nov 13, 2010, 09.07 PMby kaitiek

    the shape of this dress is very glamorous. you remind me of an african barbie.

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    Nov 13, 2010, 01.03 AMby Kayla Michelle Harnish

    Oh wow!!!! This is soooo beautiful :) I love the colors, the shape, everything is spectacular :)

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    Nov 12, 2010, 09.15 AMby corinneski

    Chrissy – you’re a star! That dress is just FANTASTIC! If I see you in the street, I’ll tell you so myself – that is if Pambox hasn’t gotten to you first. Your Mum will be very proud.

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    Nov 12, 2010, 01.49 AMby pambox

    oh that is just so wow! and if some strange blonde girl comes up to you when you’re wearing this around sydney that’ll be me.

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    Nov 11, 2010, 05.42 PMby nehmah

    The style, color and wonderful workmanship make this a superb gown. You look so good in it. Cordially, nehmah

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    Nov 11, 2010, 10.32 AMby frankiesoup

    Wow! That dress is so cool! I love the fabric, the cut – everything about it. I don’t think I’ve covetted a burda project this much before….

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    Nov 11, 2010, 12.03 AMby Maureen Kubisz

    This is the perfect match of fabric and pattern – beautiful work!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 08.42 PMby bridlin

    Looks GORGEOUS!!!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 08.14 PMby Lora Martinez

    Gorgeous, well done, I love African prints, this style looks absolutely beautiful on you!!!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 07.52 PMby assets

    Well done you look great.

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    Nov 10, 2010, 01.43 PMby owlache

    It’s so pretty, it reminds be of a vintage Dior gown, with thick black and white stripes I fell in love with yesterday.

    I love it!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 01.14 PMby skeeler

    wow!!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 12.53 PMby freakusbzzz

    I want to be African!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 12.51 PMby BeYou TiFul

    GORGEOUS GIRL!!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 11.47 AMby jelenasendic

    nice!!!!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 11.33 AMby katateorana

    WOW! :D beautiful colors!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 10.04 AMby nadia42

    Stunning!! I love the colours!!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 10.01 AMby irmchen

    BEAUTIFUL!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 09.58 AMby Jodi Wade

    Great fabric!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 08.30 AMby lazylinchen

    Wow, lovely colours!

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    Nov 10, 2010, 08.04 AMby zaarissima

    that is a really wonderful creation! great work!!!

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