Pleated Purple Bustier

Added Aug 30, 2011

by bekabug8

Davis, Californi...

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Description

I made this bustier for a school assignment. I put about 30 hrs into it. It is completely hand pleated and all the pleats are hand sewn down.

Let me know what you think. For more about the process, check out my blog

Material Notes

dupioni silk shantung
muslin
plastic boning
poly charmeuse lining
pre-pleated poly. pleated trim
hook and eye tape

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Tops
Style
Classic, Evening Wear, Goth/Gothic Lolita, Romantic
Material
Polyester, Satin, Silk

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    Sep 5, 2011, 03.28 PMby grammybear55

    Very pretty very well done and your right it does take alot of hours to make but you need to hide your stites alot better when you hand sew other wise beautiful job!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Sep 5, 2011, 05.15 AMby pinapolee

    very pretty! must look gorgeous on.

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    Aug 30, 2011, 12.54 PMby max

    Excellent work with beautiful results! Congratulations!

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    Aug 30, 2011, 04.34 AMby MientjiB

    Beautiful!

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    Aug 30, 2011, 03.55 AMby turtlegirl00

    wow!! amazing and elegant! 30 hours?!?! yikes! I am barely able to get through a two hour skirt?!

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