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Lace Vietnamese Ao Dai

Added Feb 23, 2014

by mbuchanan1

Austin, United S...






A self drafted Vietnamese Ao Dai traditionally worn with soft flowy pants. Instead of lining or underlining the tunic, I made a jumpsuit to wear underneath. The tunic is made of embroidered lace, and the jumpsuit is made of silk charmeuse. I made this as my mother-of-the-groom dress a few years back and I was quite happy how it turned out.

Sorry for the picture quality, I’m too lazy to go find the original picture files so I just scanned the old photos.

Material Notes

Dress – Embroidered lace
Jumpsuit – silk charmeuse




Garment Type

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    Feb 25, 2014, 07.24 PMby libra-s

    Very pretty!

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    Feb 24, 2014, 05.27 PMby hanolalaith

    Absolutely gorgeous! I love the way you handled the neckline.

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      Feb 24, 2014, 05.46 PMby mbuchanan1

      Thanks. I cut the scalloped lace border and hand applique it along the neck line.

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    Feb 24, 2014, 08.26 AMby liliv-1


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    Feb 24, 2014, 06.29 AMby Mary Athey

    Gorgeous outfit, the lace is divine and you look gorgeous x

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    Feb 24, 2014, 04.42 AMby Anjovis

    Gorgeous outfit! This color is so beautiful.

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    Feb 24, 2014, 04.35 AMby Inga 888

    Very interesting lace, and such a beautiful color :)

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