Green dirndl

Added Jun 5, 2011

by alasse

Munich, Germany

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Description

A rather classic dirndl I made for myself sometime last winter. I didn’t make the blouse though because you can buy every imaginable style and I’m generally lazy ;)
Same pattern as the one I used for my Mum’s dirndl

Care to take a look a my blog? A lot more pictures over there…. :)

Material Notes

apple green dupioni silk, polka dotted cotton, dark green taffetta

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Evening Wear, Ethnic, Other
Material
Cotton, Silk, Taffeta

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    Apr 26, 2012, 08.10 PMby Amber Lee

    As someone who is super novice – is there anything I should be prepared to spend some time on besides buttonholes?

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      Apr 27, 2012, 03.27 PMby alasse

      With a pattern like this one? I think it’s a fairly easy one. Some people find gathering evenly somewhat hard, but other than that… Of course a good fit is really important for a pattern like this one, so the dividing seams should be really neatly done and they’re curved – take care with that.
      If there’s anything specific you’re stumped about, just let me know and I’ll try to help :)

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      May 1, 2012, 12.44 AMby Amber Lee

      Thanks! I have a difficult time translating written directives into action. So, I end up watching a lot of videos on technique that most people take for granted.

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    Jul 6, 2011, 08.54 PMby MissHickory

    love dirndls!!! cute

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    Jun 9, 2011, 05.21 PMby domestic-divaonline

    Really nice job. I just returned to a trip to Austria and Germany and so many of these in the shop windows! So much fun to see the different styles.

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    Jun 6, 2011, 08.54 AMby stuffit-1

    Schön gworden! :) Ich find ja auch dass “Modedirndln” nur der belustigung der Masse dienen..nichts gegen ein schön schlichtes! Die leben vom schönen Stoff und schönen Knöpfen noch immer am besten. ;) Ich bin acuh am überlegen, ob ich mir der Abwechslung halber ein Abenddirndl mach.. Grüße von der österreichischen Nachbarschaft ;)

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    Jun 5, 2011, 07.01 PMby flowergirl22

    oohh traditionelles dirndl,, echt toll auch die farbe

    great

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      Jun 5, 2011, 11.24 PMby alasse

      Ja, mich nervt langsam die enorme Verbreitung von “Modedirndln”, also musste ein ganz simples her :)

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http://burdastyle.com//projects/green-dirndl