Pink One-Shoulder Ruffle Dress

Added Jan 10, 2010

by Olivia Anne

Toronto, Canada

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Description

I made this dress for my friend for semi-formal. The polyester I used for the ruffle has really cool metallic fibres weaved through it and pairs nicely with the soft pink knit dress.
The photos of the dress hanging are right before final pressings, you can see in the photo of her wearing it that we sprayed the ruffle with stiffening spray and shaped it with a low-heat curling iron so it wouldn’t fall flat. I was really pleased on how this turned out, as I made it without a pattern

Material Notes

Stretch Knit, Polyester

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Other
Material
Blends, Knits/Jersey, Polyester

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    Jan 20, 2010, 04.48 AMby sammygirl

    Short, cute, love it! Love the tip about stiffening the fabric and then curling it to make it stick!

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    Jan 11, 2010, 03.46 AMby bows

    I really love this! I actaully just started a dress just like this with a black silk! hopefully mine turns out as well as yours :)

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    Jan 11, 2010, 03.04 AMby vintagesweet

    What a pretty colour, the rufles look great.

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    Jan 11, 2010, 01.49 AMby calicocouture

    I love it! The ruffle is adorable!

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    Jan 11, 2010, 12.02 AMby gdac

    Sooo cute… I’ve been hunting down a 70’s Vogue pattern that is very similar – but no luck! :O( This is gorgeous – you did a great job, a fantastic colour.

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    Jan 10, 2010, 11.39 PMby knt831

    very cute!!

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    Jan 10, 2010, 08.40 PMby angelical

    CUTE!

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    Jan 10, 2010, 07.30 PMby btgkowalski

    Very sexy…it reminds me of Hollywood and glamour!! Great Job!

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    Jan 10, 2010, 06.56 PMby Ashlee Nemo

    cute! cool technique on the ruffles

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    Jan 10, 2010, 06.40 PMby lenarrrd

    I really like the ruffle detailing, nice work, and love the belt that your friend paired it with :)

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    Jan 10, 2010, 06.39 PMby dschudie

    oh i love pink! and the ruffles are sooo cute….<3

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