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New Year's Purple Shimmer

Added Jan 3, 2013

by DarcyRo

Brooklyn, New Yo...

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Description

Purple Sequined dress with cowl back.

Material Notes

Sequin

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Jan 4, 2013, 07.06 PMby DarcyRo

    I think it will be great; can’t wait to see it. Emerald green in sequins sounds awesome. Emerald green is the color for the season, I’ll be making a green dress soon also. I’m going to have to start using patterns though, my cowl may have draped nicer. What pattern did you use?

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    Jan 3, 2013, 06.29 AMby Mary Athey

    I.d love to see the back as I made one in gold. How.d you.get on sewing this fabric? I broke that many needles lol. This is fab on you x

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      Jan 3, 2013, 07.48 PMby DarcyRo

      Thanks Mary. I did break a needle but I grabbed another then later realized it was a leather needle and it worked great.

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      Jan 3, 2013, 11.25 PMby DarcyRo

      Might not be the best pic but here’s a pic of the back. I just checked out your gold dress again. Great back! I didn’t have a pattern so the back gave me some problems.

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      Jan 4, 2013, 12.03 AMby Mary Athey

      the back looks really good. The back on my gold one had a seperate cowl that was attached at the shoulders. I found this gave great drape. I.ve cut another out in emerald green sequins for sat night. I used the front of a burda pattern and the back of my gold dress pattern.i wanted a cowl back and front. i.m adding sleeves as well. I just hope it looks ok when sewn lol x

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