Mom of the groom

Added Nov 20, 2009

by lwolf

Brooklyn, United...

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Description

So I’m adding all these projects that are wedding related – and they all happened the last couple weeks of October this year, so it’s all very recent work of mine. This project was a custom design for my mom to wear at my brother’s wedding in Chicago. She sent me some patterns and pictures of dresses she liked, so I based the design off of the general idea I was getting – boatneck, sleeves, a little past the knee, sort of a 50’s silhouette. She also wanted a jacket, and I made one using the BudaStyle Stella jacket as inspiration!

Material Notes

Dress is 100%cotton print w/ zipper and interfacing, jacket is wool outer, poly lining inner, silver button and gray cording, interfacing.

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Evening Wear
Material
Cotton, Polyester, Wool

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  • Charlie-deeshadows1_large

    Nov 22, 2009, 10.40 PMby smallone

    oh man! how much that makes me wish I could draft :) Creating something this stylish from scratch must just be so satisfying….

    …..have to say I was kinda hoping you’d altered Stella some how as was ready to move this way up the to do list :)

    still maybe there is a drafting class in my future.

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    Nov 21, 2009, 11.20 PMby Galadriel F

    Very classy. I really like the jacket.

  • Charlie-deeshadows1_large

    Nov 20, 2009, 11.28 PMby smallone

    oh, oh, oh this is lovely!!!!! but it’s a lot shorter than Stella….so my question is did you use the Stella pattern and shorten it somehow, or did you draft this?? Lucky mum!!!!!

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      Nov 22, 2009, 09.06 PMby lwolf

      I drafted the pattern myself, but got the idea for the silhouette/seamlines from the Stella jacket. thanks so much for the compliments!!!

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/mom-of-the-groom