Ode to Erdem

Added Nov 6, 2011

by eliseanna

London, United K...

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Description

Based on the red lace dress from the Erdem Spring/Summer 2011 Collection. I started this project last spring, intending to wear it to a wedding but then life got busy and I put it down until recently so I will have to wait another season to wear it out of the house! I’m itching to make it in the original red.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Romantic
Material
Lace/Sequins, Polyester

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    Dec 19, 2011, 01.50 PMby sala22

    This is so beautiful!

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    Dec 19, 2011, 01.48 PMby pauline alice

    This is amazing! You really made a beautiful work with that dress. Did you draft your pattern yourself?

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    Nov 16, 2011, 07.53 AMby loulourosa

    It is a lovely dress, I like the colour, and I think it will do great for an upcomming Christmas or Newyear party. Maybe with a nice cardigan.

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    Nov 8, 2011, 05.38 AMby smallone

    oh my! how absolutely beautiful is this?!

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    Nov 7, 2011, 09.23 PMby so-sew-me

    i’m flabbergasted! i’d really want to be able to make a dress like that.

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    Nov 7, 2011, 07.46 PMby eliseanna

    Thank you everyone!

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    Nov 7, 2011, 11.53 AMby chula123

    oh my goodness, what a beautiful dress ! Absolutely adore the buttons ! That must have been so much work ! Did you do all this without a pattern?? Great work

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      Nov 7, 2011, 07.51 PMby eliseanna

      Yes yes I did, thank you so much for your lovely comments!

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    Nov 7, 2011, 07.00 AMby schnui

    Absolutely beautiful. Well done, I love your dress.

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    Nov 6, 2011, 08.22 PMby tranquiltornado

    Truely Beautiful, so elegant and floaty.

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    Nov 6, 2011, 06.23 PMby Miriamsyr

    This is perfect! I want one :)

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    Nov 6, 2011, 06.13 PMby CationDesigns

    Lovely…absolutely lovely! This would be stunning in red. How did you do the lace folding/pleating on the bodice?

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      Nov 7, 2011, 07.50 PMby eliseanna

      Thanks so much. I drafted it on paper using the slash and spread method and transferred it to calico, then played around with it until it fit properly.

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    Nov 6, 2011, 02.51 PMby Redsonia

    Really, really nice! I love the details.

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