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Holly Dress

Added Nov 27, 2007

by cogemeist

Fullerton, Calif...






I was inspired by Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s, when she comes out for her party wrapped in a fabulous sheet… so I made a dress to look like it.

I made a simple tube dress and took a couple yards of fabric, pleated it into the hip of one side of the dress and draped it over the opposite shoulder.

Material Notes

Thick fabric… like tweed.





Nicole Martins, 2007

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    Jan 6, 2008, 11.30 PMby sleepy-head-em

    It is lovely! Great work going without a pattern – people are so restricted by them these days

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    Dec 8, 2007, 05.38 PMby philo

    Such a great inspiration – very fun.

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    Nov 28, 2007, 01.11 PMby sunnyb64

    Great homage to the movie— you pull it off well!

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    Nov 28, 2007, 12.05 AMby fashion1

    great pictures and fab dress!

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    Nov 27, 2007, 06.22 PMby apriljay79

    wow this is way cool, love your work!

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    Nov 27, 2007, 05.34 PMby stephanie-s

    Very Dramatic! Lovely work on the pleating up the side seam.

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