MrsEvils' Me Equivoque Contigo Dress

Added Jun 14, 2011

by staticwhite

Nashville, Tenne...

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Description

I used a commercial pattern for a full length, strapless dress (why re-invent the wheel, right? ;D) as my base for a dress that I created for my friend, MrsEvils.
The major changes made were…
♦ the hem of the dress was redrafted to be asymmetrical, short in front & long in back.
♦ the addition of remove-able, adjustable straps.
♦ added underbust accent with velvet ribbon.
♦ all seams and edges finished with a serger whether they can be seen or not because I’m particular that way ;)

My blog posts on it can be found here with additional pictures and details: http://staticwhite.blogspot.com/search/label/M4450

Always happy to read comments or answer questions on it!

Material Notes

Cotton, satin, velvet ribbon

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Evening Wear, Goth/Gothic Lolita, Romantic
Material
Cotton, Satin, Velvet

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    Jan 16, 2012, 02.35 AMby allyoop

    Great dress! very unique

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    Jun 21, 2011, 06.35 PMby staticwhite

    Wow, thank you very much, everyone. Glad you like it!

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    Jun 16, 2011, 10.19 PMby debilovessewing

    This is AMAZING!

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    Jun 16, 2011, 04.12 PMby wildflower31

    It is a tdress of beauty.

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    Jun 16, 2011, 03.03 AMby turtlegirl00

    It is like a piece of art!! absolutely stunning! fabulous job!

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    Jun 15, 2011, 10.05 PMby wes c

    Woman! That dress is some serious right now awesome s**t!

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    Jun 15, 2011, 05.21 PMby imvisible

    Love it a lot! Beautiful made!!

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    Jun 15, 2011, 09.59 AMby lbell

    You should be so proud, it’s absolutely beautiful, amazing. Fantastic fabric choice a completely unique piece. Outstanding.

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    Jun 15, 2011, 09.05 AMby sewingfan1

    It’s wonderful! Great use of colour and style

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    Jun 15, 2011, 07.12 AMby blmfld

    i love it i love it i love it!!!

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    Jun 15, 2011, 06.43 AMby staticwhite

    Thanks everyone! This is my first project posted here. You’re making me feel all warm and fuzzy :D

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    Jun 15, 2011, 06.26 AMby grafiketgrafok

    Love it too! :) Where did you get that fabulous fabric? ^^

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      Jun 15, 2011, 06.47 AMby staticwhite

      Thanks! My friend sent it to me from CA but I do know it’s called “Contigo” by Alexander Henry.

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      Jun 15, 2011, 01.32 PMby grafiketgrafok

      Thank you so much for the info! :) Hope you’ll post a lot of lovely projects like this, welcome on Burdastyle! :)

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    Jun 15, 2011, 06.08 AMby sealtopaz

    Love it, Gorgous, Stunning, maddening, the execution and beautiful fabric…

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    Jun 15, 2011, 02.52 AMby Andrea Fischer

    +Love it!

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    Jun 14, 2011, 10.35 PMby freakusbzzz

    georgous!

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