My first Project - Black Dress

Added Nov 3, 2011

by raquelcjardim

Albany, Californ...

Linkedin_thumb

Views

1670

383116_300286666666891_100000566805965_1203427_1199011314_n_large

Description

This is my first project!! I am so happy with the result!
I didn’t take any classes, just learned with the instructions of this pattern, websites and the manual of my machine

  • Of all websites that I looked, Burda Style is the best one **

The dress is more adjusted to the body, not a real 60’s , I know…

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

13 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • 20559_1207955518313_1211430228_30579197_631059_n_large

    Oct 19, 2012, 12.11 AMby speder1

    I’m going to make this dress as my first project, too! I was worried that a dress might be too big of project as the first one, but you’ve convinced me otherwise! Thanks :) *I’ll post my results after completion!

  • 1609618_10202848284157938_1597185531_n_large

    Nov 12, 2011, 09.35 PMby nouvellegamine

    very cute! it looks like you have a wonderfully wearable creation :D

  • Missing

    Nov 4, 2011, 12.04 PMby BeYou TiFul

    What an accomplishment, congratulations! Well done.

  • Rdjbalbuminsert_large

    Nov 4, 2011, 10.41 AMby RenaissanceBombshell

    Congrats on first project! NIce job.

    Wishing you a lifetime of happy sewing!

  • Dsc09595avatar_large

    Nov 4, 2011, 07.58 AMby Ralf Schmitz

    bravo and chapeau for your first dress!!! i hope you find as much joy as i do in sewing and that we may see many more of your creations soon!!!

  • Linkedin_large

    Nov 4, 2011, 06.16 AMby raquelcjardim

    Thank you all!!! Yes, it’s really my very first project!!! First time that I use a sewing machine!! I always wanted to learn to sew and build garments, I don’t know why I postponed it… But few weeks ago my bf gave me this machine…And now i want to sew everything,,,:)

    Well, the dress does have a lot of imperfections, especially in the finishing inside..But, yes, the overall looks good, i am proud of it… It’s good to count with this community to learn and exchange ideas! I hope to learn more with you all!

  • 1-p1280522_large

    Nov 4, 2011, 04.54 AMby verypurpleperson

    Congratulations! The fit is wonderful and I also love the photo!

  • 4343a36d4466c6f353525bdc97ba571be3128723_large

    Nov 4, 2011, 01.07 AMby thecuriouskiwi

    Congrats on your first project, you got an excellent fit for your first go, well done! Keep it up xx

  • 310e9d23ffe5e7ca479359c543a9bfa7b7dbd56e_large

    Nov 3, 2011, 11.41 PMby kanamithedreamer

    Wow, it doesn’t look like this is by any means your first project; it looks so well done. It looks really great! :)

  • C360_2013-07-09-19-57-47-392-1_large

    Nov 3, 2011, 10.37 PMby popbabe7

    Amazing first project!! Well done!

  • Portrait3_large

    Nov 3, 2011, 10.32 PMby kitzler

    Wow, can’t believe that’s your first ever project! Looks great!

  • Patti_12-28-2011_large

    Nov 3, 2011, 10.16 PMby patti-r

    Agree Looks very well sewn, hems are great. Keep up the good work proud of you!!!

  • 100e2548_large

    Nov 3, 2011, 10.11 PMby tinyskids

    Awesome job for your first project

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 4 people added it

This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/my-first-project-black-dress?image=234903