Natty's Matters of the Heart Dress

Added May 4, 2011

by nattyjane

Berkeley, Califo...

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Description

This dress is a variation of BurdaStyle’s Danielle Dress with sleeves that are based on the sleeves from the JJ Blouse.

I used the front bodice and waistband of the Danielle Dress as is, but changed the rest. The back bodice was lowered quite a bit, but has the same square shape as the front bodice. I used a simple gathered square for the skirt and there is an invisible zipper up the back for closure.

For the puff sleeves I extended the JJ Blouse sleeve and then I added bias tape around the arm opening and a fabric covered button closure.

My mom bought the fabric for me at a thrift shop and I bought the zipper secondhand at a rummage sale.

Also on my blog!

Material Notes

Cotton, invisible zipper, fabric covered buttons.

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Casual, Classic, Romantic
Material
Cotton

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    Jun 27, 2012, 09.25 PMby anniehermans

    One of my favorite Danielle, great job :D

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    Jul 11, 2011, 07.53 PMby adrie00

    Love the fabric! Your mom has a good eye!

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    May 5, 2011, 06.57 PMby easbrooke

    I love this dress! I wish I had one, too. :)

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    May 4, 2011, 08.21 PMby brisehuus

    Beautiful!

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    May 4, 2011, 04.32 PMby wendymichelle1015

    Ohhh, love the half sleeves! I’m inspired :)

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    May 4, 2011, 12.16 PMby Debby H

    Very pretty.

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    May 4, 2011, 09.46 AMby peaches2218

    Love the sleeves and the back!

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    May 4, 2011, 05.52 AMby mirjana80

    Beautiful dress! The sleeves are really pretty! :)

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http://burdastyle.com//projects/nattys-matters-of-the-heart-dress