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My 30th of May violet dress

Added Jun 5, 2013

by Chez Louise

Paris, France

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Description

On the 30th of May, I had some cocktail to go there and I didn’t know what to where. So, with anticipation, I made this dress taking into account that after, I would have to go and dance tango, so the skirt had to be quite large.
I just made one change on the Burda original cut: the pleats in the back are not apparent.

Material Notes

The violet fabric is a mix between cotton and viscose, I suppose, because it’s not too heavy. The waist belt is made of a blue lace on a white cotton fabric.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

Credits

Chez Louise

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    Aug 13, 2013, 07.43 PMby zsyzu

    Beautiful detail work!

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    Jul 25, 2013, 07.25 PMby winkyblinky

    Gorgeous! Nicely done!

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      Aug 15, 2013, 10.05 AMby Chez Louise

      Thank you very much!

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    Jun 7, 2013, 12.39 PMby vianderek

    So pretty.

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    Jun 7, 2013, 11.16 AMby Linda Hill

    Fabulous dress. I would love to make this dress.

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      Jun 7, 2013, 12.11 PMby Chez Louise

      Thank you! It’s time for you to make it! :)

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    Jun 6, 2013, 08.21 AMby kihli

    Beautiful!

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    Jun 6, 2013, 05.23 AMby Mary Athey

    gorgeous dress, love the fabric and the colour , x

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      Jun 7, 2013, 12.11 PMby Chez Louise

      Thank you Mary! xx

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/my-30th-of-may-violet-dress