Plaid pleated dress

Added Mar 29, 2013

by liliv-1

Athens, Greece

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Description

For this I used model 101 from 02/2011 only for the bodice and replaced the gathered skirt with a pleated one (model 107 from 11/2007). I’ve made this compination many times because I prefer the pleated skirt on my bodytype, plus the pleats are easier to sew;)
I think that the result is cute but I’ m thinking to add an underskirt to give some more body.

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Novice

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Women
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    Mar 30, 2013, 10.38 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

    I like the dress and I like the celected fabric, it always looks winsome, makes youngish look. Agree with pleated skirt choice! For those who have sexy curves it fits better:))

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      Mar 30, 2013, 12.30 PMby liliv-1

      :) thank you very much!

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    Mar 30, 2013, 03.29 AMby velvetribbon

    Lovely dress. I had same idea that fully gathered skirt didn’t suit my body type. So, I always choose pleated or A-line style skirt.

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      Mar 30, 2013, 03.37 AMby liliv-1

      I noticed that in the last dress you made;) Thanks for your comment!

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    Mar 30, 2013, 02.59 AMby kisses

    Nice dress and the styling is pretty good. Love the red shoes with the cute bow

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      Mar 30, 2013, 03.25 AMby liliv-1

      thank you very much! I like them too:)

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    Mar 30, 2013, 12.36 AMby BeeZee

    Wow! Another pretty dress! You go girl! I’d love to peek into your closet!

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      Mar 30, 2013, 12.57 AMby liliv-1

      :))) thank you girl!!

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    Mar 29, 2013, 11.10 PMby Mary Athey

    its gorgeous, adding an underskirt will give it even more of a 50,’s look and feel x

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      Mar 29, 2013, 11.31 PMby liliv-1

      I’ ll add it!! thanks Mary for your kind comment:) xx

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    Mar 29, 2013, 08.04 PMby cris orange

    this is a very nice dress, looks gorgeous on you!

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      Mar 29, 2013, 08.13 PMby liliv-1

      thanks a lot!

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