Grey stripes

Added Mar 23, 2012

by carolyn-s

Perth, Australia

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Description

I saw a Metalicus dress almost identical to this and was helpless to resist the urge to make my own. Self-drafted.
More details on my blog here

Material Notes

Charcoal grey and black striped cotton jersey

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Beach, Casual
Material
Knits/Jersey

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    Mar 25, 2012, 07.17 PMby srosa

    very nice

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    Mar 24, 2012, 04.56 PMby joost52

    Perfectly executed, gorgeous result. Well done indeed :)

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.31 AMby carolyn-s

      thank you so much! :)

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    Mar 24, 2012, 01.31 AMby marec

    Wow! I love the drape of the dress along with the stripes. You are so talented!

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    Mar 24, 2012, 01.31 AMby marec

    Wow! I love the drape of the dress along with the stripes. You are so talented!

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.32 AMby carolyn-s

      Oooh, fancy seeing you here, marec! Thank you so much!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 09.02 PMby mojo elgin

    Your dress is gorgeous! It looks great on you!

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.32 AMby carolyn-s

      thank you!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 07.39 PMby step-van-b

    Oh Carolyn – you made a perfect dress! Love the stripes and the idea to draft your own dress based on one you have seen.

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.32 AMby carolyn-s

      thank you so much Steph!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 07.27 PMby nishavinod2009

    Absolute Perfection in Stripe-Matching??? Absolutely. period. great job girl! u luking beautiful in the dress.

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.32 AMby carolyn-s

      thank you!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 06.39 PMby neveenkarnes

    I like it. Good choice of colors and fabric, and very welldone :)

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.33 AMby carolyn-s

      thank you :)

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    Mar 23, 2012, 05.55 PMby Adriana Orozco

    What a lovely dress Carolyn!! the choice of fabric was just perfect for this style, and in your beautifull figure, it looks just….perfect!!! I love love the perfect matching on the stripes at the side seams, and the white fabric that ends the hem. Another lovely proyect finished!!!! Well done!!

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.33 AMby carolyn-s

      thank you Adriana!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 02.17 PMby claudinka

    I love that. And it looks comfy.

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.33 AMby carolyn-s

      thanks! It is!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 02.08 PMby jadealamode

    lovely!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 11.36 AMby schnui

    This is just lovely and I am sure, so much nicer than a Metalicus dress and much better made. I love it, especially the hem line.

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.34 AMby carolyn-s

      Thank you so much! I just love Metalicus

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    Mar 23, 2012, 10.32 AMby Smiley100

    Amazing! I love it!!!!! As usual: the best clothes come from the beautiful Australia!

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.36 AMby carolyn-s

      Aww, you’re too kind! Thank you!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 10.32 AMby zoeope

    Awesome.!!!.

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    Mar 23, 2012, 09.35 AMby dottty

    O thats lovely jj:)x

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.36 AMby carolyn-s

      thank you!

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    Mar 23, 2012, 09.13 AMby sewingfan1

    wow, good work. Looks great

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      Mar 26, 2012, 10.37 AMby carolyn-s

      thank you!

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