Pleated V Neck Dress

Added May 14, 2014

by Ellen Hatteland

Nedre Vats, Norway

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Description

I had to try this pattern :) I have been looking at several member project of this dress and I really like it a lot! I decided to use a light jersey so the pleats should drape perfectly. The jersey is shiny so I have used the shiny side for the dress and the other side of the fabric for the sleeves. I had a bit left of the dark shiny jersey which I have used for the shoulders and v-neck. I was wearing this dress on my trip in Poland :)

Material Notes

Polyester Jersey and shiny jersey.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Spring, Fall
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Classic, Evening Wear
Material
Knits/Jersey

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    Jun 1, 2014, 05.16 AMby Dominica Briscoe

    Oh my gosh. How did I miss these amazing things you’ve sewn. I need to catch up with my favorite Burda Member projects.

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      Jun 1, 2014, 06.22 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thanks a Lot for your lovely comments! :-)

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    May 21, 2014, 03.08 AMby nadia r

    love this dress a lot, looks slinky, the diagonal cut looks great, very pretty! x

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      May 21, 2014, 08.17 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thank you very much dear Nadia!! :-)

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    May 17, 2014, 04.43 PMby velvetribbon

    You look stunning in this dress! Well done! :)

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    May 16, 2014, 01.36 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

    I like the choice of the colours and fabrics: in your interpretation it doesn’t look sportive as in the magazine.

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      May 16, 2014, 06.31 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Nice to hear from you Oksana! I have been thinking about you… Thanks a lot for your kind comments!

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    May 16, 2014, 09.18 AMby garygbride

    Where can I buy this dress?

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      May 16, 2014, 11.17 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      I’m happy to hear that you like my dress :-))

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    May 15, 2014, 08.45 PMby saxsilverain

    you always ace every sewing project you do, Ellen! this one is of course no exception, and i just knew that it would end up being featured member project again! :D very well done, i absolutely love the colour & shape. the details on the shoulders puts the cherry on the top! congratulations again on being featured!!

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      May 16, 2014, 06.04 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Oh, you are so sweet! Thank you very much for your lovely comments saxsilverain!! and I’m so Excited!!!

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    May 15, 2014, 07.11 PMby tigger0580

    This is a lovely interpretation of this pattern and nice combination of fabrics and colors ;-))

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    May 15, 2014, 05.49 PMby The Tropical Sewist

    Love how you’ve used those different fabric textures!

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      May 16, 2014, 05.59 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Love to hear that – Thanks a lot :) Looking forward to see your new project – Happy sewing dear friend!

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    May 14, 2014, 10.59 PMby rita61

    Nice version of this dress; looks nice on you! Nice use of fabrics.

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    May 14, 2014, 09.50 PMby Luz Kettle

    Great dress on you! I really like it. Well done.

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    May 14, 2014, 04.54 PMby maggieg5

    as normal another lovely dress by you Ellen, very nice detail and the colour on you looks wonderful :0)

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      May 14, 2014, 10.05 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      I’m very happy to hear that – thank you very, very much for your lovely words Maggie! :-)

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    May 14, 2014, 01.40 PMby kisses

    Nicely done Ellen…this is so on my long to do list

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      May 14, 2014, 02.49 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thanks a lot Kisses! I’m sure you will be happy sewing this style since you are such a great seamstress and designer :-)

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      May 15, 2014, 06.23 PMby kisses

      Congrats on being featured….way to go:-)

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      May 16, 2014, 06.17 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thanks a lot dear Kisses! I’m so Excited!! :)

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    May 14, 2014, 10.07 AMby liliv-1

    Fabulous version of the pattern, I want to try this too but I need to loose some pounds first. You look very stylish.

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      May 14, 2014, 02.48 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Oh, sweet Liliv! You look gorgeous in your new dress, so I’m sure you will be very beautiful in this style too! Thanks a lot for your lovely comments! :-)

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    May 14, 2014, 09.58 AMby Mbaliyethu

    Beautifully done, very sharp and clean edges. The dress suits you beautifully.

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      May 14, 2014, 02.46 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thank you very much for your lovely comments Mbaliyethu :-)

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    May 14, 2014, 09.25 AMby Mary Athey

    gorgeous dress ellen. I do love this pattern. Everyones version.of this dress have been great. This is fab on you and i love the inserts and sleeves being different. X

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      May 14, 2014, 02.44 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Love to hear that Mary – Thank you very much! ;)

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