lazy dress

Added May 7, 2009

by lastregatta

Torino, Italy

8e728198612150cb3edb0374ba91a1826e36f8f2_thumb

Views

5108

2a6f9aa28dbe007ee14b830d81cd4505785745e4_large

Description

black and white optical dress

Material Notes

ikea cotton (what else?!)

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Credits

me for the patience

fabio for the pics

the beautiful sunny afternoon

24 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • 011109_012-2_large

    Jun 7, 2009, 03.20 PMby evette

    Very nice, I’ve always wanted to try Ikea fabric but never have. I’ll have to get some :)

  • 8e728198612150cb3edb0374ba91a1826e36f8f2_large

    May 11, 2009, 01.37 AMby lastregatta

    thank you so much!!!! I’m very proud: it’s the first dress I make… :-))

    PER TAMARA: si, la stoffa è un po’ rigida, ma crea quell’effetto “vestito da bambola” che può essere interessante. il vero problema è che con questo tipo di stoffa non si può essere troppo approssimativi perchè i difetti si vedono tantissimo!!

    FOR SCHERYKA: no, there’s not a pattern. I just took inspiration from a dress I have and changed a couple ( a bit more!) of things. but since I’m a novice in sewing, I assure you it’s veeeeeeeery easy to make!

  • 9e8cb69aa8211806fb36c102b86f4c573dec9c69_large

    May 10, 2009, 11.24 AMby piukku

    Beautiful! I love the fabric! :)

  • E372f9491f09a05851465d1cd718eb40c82a9a5a_large

    May 10, 2009, 08.30 AMby tamaracaracol

    il vestito è bellissimo, anch’io compero stoffe all’IKEA ma le ho sempre usate per giacche o borse, non è troppo “dura” per un vestito? o pesante? è bellissimo poi Fabio ti ha fatto delle bellissime foto. congratulazioni

  • Missing

    May 9, 2009, 11.33 PMby scheryka

    This would not be a lazy dress if it were mine. I’d want to wear it wvery day. Beautiful! By the way, is there pattern? It look really easy so I may not need one but I would totally screw the top.

  • Missing

    May 9, 2009, 11.33 PMby scheryka

    This would not be a lazy dress if it were mine. I’d want to wear it wvery day. Beautiful! By the way, is there pattern? It look really easy so I may not need one but I would totally screw the top.

  • Cb18cbfde21a5532e281bb4549f1be97d337014e_large

    May 9, 2009, 08.55 PMby avecamour

    sweet dress! i love that fabric, i used it for some bags! ikea is my new fav. fabric shop!

  • 650ecb0616d3d6d8d3563baf77962f00bad718c8_large

    May 9, 2009, 05.03 PMby sew-def

    sooo lovely!

  • 2a7ac0228ca7d430057163686a6279138dac1da9_large

    May 8, 2009, 08.40 PMby redmage0011

    absolutely breathtaking and chic. That print is to die for, like a missoni print (is it a missoni? lol)

  • Missing

    May 8, 2009, 01.42 PMby smudges

    Oh, this is absolutely gorgeous!! I want one!!! The fabric looks incredible too!! Where would I find it? :)

  • 3864138084_1fb5db6c00_large

    May 8, 2009, 03.30 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    very very nice. i got a bed sheet from ikea which is very similar to this(not as nice tho)! stunning on you, and the pattern of the fabric makes it seem so flowly.

  • 8e728198612150cb3edb0374ba91a1826e36f8f2_large

    May 8, 2009, 01.01 AMby lastregatta

    thanks a lot for your nice comments! if someone among you is planning to go to IKEA (floozySue!!!), I suggest you to buy not only fabrics, but also chips!!! ikea chips are great, better than pringles!!! enjoy!

  • 0a2eccd0125bcc0b6be9c3aa270e05cacf0957f8_large

    May 7, 2009, 06.45 PMby tinkershell84

    Gorgeous dress! I love that fabric!

  • E1d13ef86987f1da0150183c30b718255b8144c2_large

    May 7, 2009, 02.18 PMby seggle

    fabulous, im so jealous!

  • 7165ac56237fc345f334d8c34011464b8b8998be_large

    May 7, 2009, 11.45 AMby floozysue

    oh Oh OH, my goodness this is gorgeous!!! The more I look at it the more I see… the print is FABULOUS! Go IKEA! … note to self, plan a trip to Ikea Next Monday, need to fill up on fabric and Chocolate!

  • 0ce8d2b327c6c56060b906eb25692bd89d765a13_large

    May 7, 2009, 11.07 AMby hajnika

    Wow,what a beautiful fabric! Your dress is really beautiful!

  • Me_large

    May 7, 2009, 06.07 AMby djoule

    Nice dress !! Lokks really good on you :)

  • 4949c8e0133353f5fab89e85c7d1accee50865c5_large

    May 7, 2009, 05.10 AMby meseide

    I love this dress! It suits you perfectly and the fabric is absolutely awesome. Btw: I like your pictures, too.

  • C9c58f92ed60d1987d1a711106e37cb70262f08a_large

    May 7, 2009, 03.57 AMby anajan

    Super cute dress. The fabric is awesome.

  • 8e728198612150cb3edb0374ba91a1826e36f8f2_large

    May 7, 2009, 03.19 AMby lastregatta

    thanks everybody!!! it’s the first dress I’ve ever made and I decided to buy a cheap fabric ! I love IKEA fabrics but the cotton is a bit too rigid… :-)

  • Halloween34567_large

    May 7, 2009, 03.04 AMby majola

    It was a great idea to use this ikea cotton. The dress is stunning!

  • Img_1181_large

    May 7, 2009, 01.56 AMby aibby

    Amazing dress and the fabric is perfect. Love Ikea

  • 271b6230d7f4cd766994d54d0c1222933059364a_large

    May 7, 2009, 01.15 AMby ghainskom

    Very nice use of that beautiful fabric!

  • 04eadbef7e1a3b352a869f4a933d6683bcb20e42_large

    May 7, 2009, 01.11 AMby jacquelinegeorge

    stunning. Absolutely Stunning!

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 21 people added it

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/lazy-dress