Golden simplicity 2444

Added Mar 23, 2013

by olaya1

Oviedo, Spain

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Description

This dress is based on Simplicity 2444. The fabric is a nice golden/mustard damask for curtains a little bit shiny. For the pattern, I needed to cut the bodice around 1,5cm and also 15 cm from the hem to make it shorter. No more adjustments were needed. It is a good pattern to work with.

Material Notes

Fabric for curtains in gold/mustard color, invisible zipper, rayon lining,

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Evening Wear, Romantic, Vintage

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    Mar 25, 2013, 07.10 PMby neveenkarnes

    what a clever idea…. fabric is fabric.. right!. looks great . great job !!!

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    Mar 25, 2013, 11.05 AMby ladafl

    lovely dress! love the lively summer colour too.

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    Mar 24, 2013, 03.58 PMby Ravince

    very lovely.

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      Mar 24, 2013, 05.23 PMby olaya1

      Thank you!

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    Mar 24, 2013, 04.18 AMby kisses

    Nice dress and the fabric looks rich and expensive

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      Mar 24, 2013, 05.22 PMby olaya1

      Thanks! It looks expensive but it was actually really cheap ;)

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    Mar 23, 2013, 06.21 PMby BeYou TiFul

    Fabulous dress & what a beautiful fabric!

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      Mar 23, 2013, 08.41 PMby olaya1

      Thanks a lot!

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    Mar 23, 2013, 06.00 PMby colorfulphoebe

    Wow this is beautiful! And it’s funny that I should find this today because I just finished my dress made from the Simplicity 2444! It’s a great pattern and I love your fabric! Beautiful beautiful work!

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    Mar 23, 2013, 05.16 PMby liliv-1

    It’ s a great dress, very romantic. I love this rich shade of yellow. And I much prefer this style of dresses with the skirt pleated instead of gathered.

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      Mar 23, 2013, 08.37 PMby olaya1

      I agree with you, the pleats are nice and I think dresses with pleats look more professional ;)

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    Mar 23, 2013, 05.16 PMby julib

    Cute dress and what a fun color! Beautiful fabric too! I also agree – I love it as a dress. :-)

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      Mar 23, 2013, 08.32 PMby olaya1

      Yes, a better life for a fabric :-)

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    Mar 23, 2013, 04.47 PMby SewNotWork

    Very nice!

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      Mar 23, 2013, 08.30 PMby olaya1

      Thanks!

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    Mar 23, 2013, 04.00 PMby Mary Athey

    its a fabous dress, i totally love the fabric and it looks better as a dress than curtains x

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      Mar 23, 2013, 04.24 PMby olaya1

      I agree. Much better for a dress than for curtains ;)

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    Mar 23, 2013, 03.27 PMby guineveresmom

    Very pretty.

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      Mar 23, 2013, 04.24 PMby olaya1

      Thanks!

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