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my silver sparkle dress

Added Nov 28, 2012

by Mary Athey

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Description

i made this for the benidorm fiesta. the pattern was from burda and was so easy. i added the diamante trim for a bit of drama and i fully lined it.

Material Notes

i metre diamante trim
silver knit jersey

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Evening Wear
Material
Knits/Jersey, Lace/Sequins

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    Dec 5, 2012, 01.12 PMby leokadia

    Hübsch!

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      Dec 5, 2012, 07.09 PMby Mary Athey

      Thank you. Danke xx

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    Dec 4, 2012, 11.07 PMby bethmaryharley

    Wow, Mary! I wish I was as fast at making things as you! This really suits you and I think the diamanté trim makes it look completely unique! :)

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      Dec 5, 2012, 07.08 PMby Mary Athey

      Thanks. I.m a sucker for.anything.sparkley lol x

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    Dec 4, 2012, 01.59 PMby KristinaBerisha

    Great dress and fits perfect on you.

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      Dec 5, 2012, 07.07 PMby Mary Athey

      Thank you for.the lovely.comment.x

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    Dec 2, 2012, 09.37 AMby chula123

    this is so you! Sparkly and fun ! I know this pattern, used it with a polka dot jersey for a summer holiday dress and loved it. XX

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      Dec 2, 2012, 01.55 PMby Mary Athey

      Thanks. Its a great.easy pattern that.you.can do so much.with.i made my.friend a maxi.version and.my.daughter got.a mini one lol.x

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    Nov 29, 2012, 06.19 PMby zoeope

    The diamante makes the dress look very store bought. It also added sparkle to you and the dress. Diamante stones always makes a fabric more expensive than it really is.

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      Nov 29, 2012, 08.16 PMby Mary Athey

      I.love all the trims. i bought a turquoise marabo feather length recently. i.m thinking it would make an unusual halter neck on a dress x

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    Nov 29, 2012, 07.31 AMby auroras-y-sirenas

    Mary, you’re so chic ;)

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      Nov 29, 2012, 08.06 AMby Mary Athey

      Thank you for your kind comment. xx

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    Nov 29, 2012, 03.17 AMby kisses

    The added trim makes the dress looks a whole lot different. Very well done

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      Nov 29, 2012, 06.07 AMby Mary Athey

      thank you. i think the trim cost as much as the fabric but i loved the added sparkle x

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    Nov 29, 2012, 01.01 AMby Vanessa Velasquez

    Wow, what a great idea to add that trim, it really made such a big difference!!!

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      Nov 29, 2012, 06.07 AMby Mary Athey

      its such an easy pattern and its fun.playing round with.it x

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    Nov 28, 2012, 11.28 PMby schnui

    You look like the ultimate party girl in your gorgeous dress Mary. Hope you had a great night.

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      Nov 29, 2012, 06.09 AMby Mary Athey

      thank you. i made 8 or 9 dresses for my fiesta break in spain last november and this was one of them. i love a bit of sparkle lol x

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    Nov 28, 2012, 11.28 PMby Lollyrosedragon

    The dress looks amazing. You did an awesome job on it.

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      Nov 29, 2012, 06.11 AMby Mary Athey

      ah thank you for your lovely comment. it felt so nice on x

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