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Malissa modified cocktail dress

Added Sep 23, 2008

by A Challengin...

Connecticut, Con...

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Description

This is a modified version of the original dress. I kept it simple as requested. I removed the collar, increased the pleats along the front, lowered and reshaped the armholes and shortened the entire dress 4". I removed 3" from the front of the dress I also put large pockets into the sides.

Material Notes

Heavy cotton sateen

Difficulty

Novice

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    Apr 17, 2009, 06.09 PMby mlssfshn

    Love it, hadn’t thought about pockets!

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    Sep 24, 2008, 08.21 AMby carlatv

    How beautiful! Great watercolor fabric.

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    Sep 24, 2008, 03.28 AMby anajan

    Soo cute! Lovely fabric.

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    Sep 24, 2008, 01.50 AMby ghainskom

    ouh, I like it!

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    Sep 24, 2008, 01.18 AMby lybu

    I like the neckline. Great fabric.

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    Sep 23, 2008, 11.54 PMby milkyway

    what a great fabric

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    Sep 23, 2008, 07.56 PMby erdronen

    love the pleats and the pockets! very very nice :)

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    Sep 23, 2008, 04.27 PMby karencilla

    lovely! the fabric is gorgeous!

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    Sep 23, 2008, 03.40 PMby cadetdee

    this is very pretty

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    Sep 23, 2008, 02.44 PMby reneebeth

    I think this is so beautiful! great fabric, and really pretty and classy looking alterations.

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    Sep 23, 2008, 02.33 PMby mcloughlinsarah

    i really like this dress the alterations and the fabric, it looks really great.

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    Sep 23, 2008, 02.11 PMby mirela

    I did almost the same alterations :)

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