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My First Casual Maxi Dress

Added Jan 12, 2011

by bluephin

Qld, Australia

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Description

I have never owned a maxi dress before. Then I remembered I got this nice tie-dye knit fabric which I unfortunately have just 1 m of. I don’t want to waste such a comfortable fabric and nice print so I made a maxi.

This is just a simple dress made out of 3 rectangles with the under bust shirred. Used it for our road trip to Sydney and it just makes sitting in the car for hours a better experience.

Material Notes

dry knit, shirring elastic

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Beach, Bohemian, Casual

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    Jan 14, 2011, 02.11 AMby elisana

    beautiful dress! I, too, would LOVE a how to if possible.

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    Jan 13, 2011, 02.27 PMby shkoober

    Great dress, looks so comfy! Did you shirr the waist, then add the sleeves? or Shirred the waist after attaching the sleeves? How many shirred rows did you make? A quick how to would be awesome

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    Jan 13, 2011, 01.45 AMby mrsoneill

    this dress is beautiful, perfect use of that gorgeous fabric :)

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    Jan 13, 2011, 12.59 AMby ladyshape

    Great fabric.

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    Jan 12, 2011, 11.15 PMby aceshey18

    beautiful, really simple with the perfect fabric.

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      Jan 13, 2011, 12.05 AMby bluephin

      thanks aceshey18

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