Heart shaped cut out dress

Added Mar 1, 2011

by tiffa34

Gold Coast, Aust...

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Description

Another dress with a cut out back, this time heart shaped! I’d seen a few dresses like this around the place and decided I’d try to make my own. It actually came together quicker than I thought it would, which was nice! The top part of the back is kept together with loops of ribbon and buttons.

I used the coffee date dress pattern, cut out the heart shape from the back pieces, and lined the whole top part.

Material Notes

Cotton fabric, buttons, ribbon, zip

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Casual, Romantic
Material
Cotton

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    Jun 22, 2011, 02.23 PMby helenadoll

    I might give it a go then! :) Make a corset! It’s fiddly and it hurts your hands but it’s so worth it. I mostly make them for myself, but I’ve sold a few now and you can make a little bit of money too :)

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    Jun 21, 2011, 01.04 PMby helenadoll

    This is so sweet! I love heart cut-outs and I’ve been meaning to try one. Is it quite simple?

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      Jun 22, 2011, 11.56 AMby tiffa34

      I don’t think it’s too hard, I’m far from an expert at sewing but I managed to figure it out. By the way I had a look at your projects and I totally want to try making a corset now!

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    May 4, 2011, 11.47 PMby BrigetteForbes

    That looks great!!

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    Apr 17, 2011, 07.08 AMby mnavoy

    great minds think alike, that’s exactly what I was planning on doing with this pattern :)

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    Apr 13, 2011, 01.24 AMby SunshineyDay312

    i’m totally following in your foosteps. this gets TEN thumbs up:)))

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    Mar 20, 2011, 01.35 AMby beastofcotton

    Cute!

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    Mar 14, 2011, 02.24 PMby aur0ra

    Very cute! Love it.

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    Mar 6, 2011, 05.12 PMby surfjewels

    looks gd, I’m thinkin of giving one a go… mayb!

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    Mar 2, 2011, 12.54 AMby pattyrg

    Wow that looks awsome!

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    Mar 1, 2011, 09.37 AMby carolinesj

    totally gorgeous!

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    Mar 1, 2011, 07.15 AMby baka-pepica

    backs looks cool! :)

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