Hoping for an Indian Summer

Added Aug 27, 2011

by Anne Wagenha...

Warwickshire, Un...

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Underdress no 109 and wrap overdress no 133 from Burda 04/2011. I used a coral coloured linen for the underdress, which makes up really quickly, and a light spotty patterned cotton voile for the wrap overdress. The wrap dress has french seams and a double turned hem and front edge. I didn’t like the way the pocket instructions were, so instead of 2 this dress only has one, but the egdes are all enclosed, and I didn’t topstitch onto the front of the dress. It was not complicated to make, there was just rather a lot of fabric! I think it’s gorgeous!

Now all we need is for a last burst of summer so that daughter no 2 can get some wear out of it!

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Intermediate

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Bohemian, Casual
Material
Cotton, Linen

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    Aug 30, 2011, 12.38 AMby domestic-divaonline

    Love this! I’ve always been drawn to wrap blouses, skirts and dresses. Nice job!

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    Aug 29, 2011, 09.58 AMby peaudane

    Very pretty!

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    Aug 28, 2011, 05.58 PMby turtlegirl00

    so pretty!!!!!

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    Aug 27, 2011, 09.10 PMby daysofcolor

    this is lovely—so light and airy

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    Aug 27, 2011, 02.06 PMby irmchen

    Magical! Your daughter looks so very pretty!

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      Aug 30, 2011, 11.26 AMby Anne Wagenhauser

      Thanks Immi, she is too photogenic for her own good!

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      Aug 30, 2011, 11.43 AMby irmchen

      Yes – she ist extremly photogenetic!
      My daughter recently went to Heidi Klums Casting of ‘Germanys next topmodel’. I am glad that she is too short (1,70) – so there is nothing to be afraid of. ;-)

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      Aug 30, 2011, 12.45 PMby Anne Wagenhauser

      wow, how tall do they need to be? This monster is 1.73

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      Aug 30, 2011, 01.16 PMby irmchen

      Minimum size: 1,72
      Minimum age: 16
      Your ‘monster’ could take part.

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      Aug 30, 2011, 01.21 PMby Anne Wagenhauser

      lol! Thank goodness she is too young then! haha I don’t think she’ll be into modeling… likes her cakes way to much!

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      Aug 30, 2011, 01.30 PMby irmchen

      … and that may be better for you!

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