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My Lacey Danielle

Added Jun 20, 2011

by mccit

Givat Shmuel, Is...






I’ve been planning to make a Danielle dress forever and hadn’t gotten around to it.
A while ago I bought lace with the shiny blue material to make dress, but felt it was a little fancy and needed a proper occasion…
Well when my sister announced she was getting married the two projects just came together. And I sewed this dress for myself for her wedding.
I ran out of lace for the sleeves so just went with the blue material. It came out a little to puffy to my liking, but I guess it makes the dress a little fancier.
It’s the first dress I made which requires two layers, and I would do some things differently especially because i had to take it in at the waist, which really complicated the procedure…
All in all I’m pretty happy with how it turned out.


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    Jun 22, 2011, 03.46 PMby freja71

    Your dress is really pretty and the colors go together really well. It reminds me of a german “Dirndl” Something for me who´s partly german.

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    Jun 22, 2011, 12.58 PMby masty

    This dress is perfect!

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    Jun 21, 2011, 12.42 PMby mayeya

    Beautifull!!!!….I would like to have the instructions of the Danielle dress , I did not find it any more in the site, anyone can help me please, thanks a lot and scuse my english.

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      Jun 21, 2011, 01.29 PMby mccit

      i actually didn’t have the instructions either, just the pattern

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    Jun 20, 2011, 07.47 PMby bjr99

    The blue and lace look fabulous together! Working with 2 fabrics can be tricky. I usually baste the 2 fabrics together, as you would the layers of a quilt, then lay down the pattern pieces and cut out.

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      Jun 21, 2011, 05.01 AMby mccit

      thank you,
      and thanx for the tip :)

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    Jun 20, 2011, 06.50 PMby kanamithedreamer

    I love that blue! And the lace totally pulls everything together _

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      Jun 21, 2011, 05.01 AMby mccit

      thanks, i really like that blue as well

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