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Purple Silk Dress 111, Burda 11/2008

Added Jan 19, 2009

by barbaraagatha

Milano, Italy

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Description

My new year’s eve dress! The pattern follows the Burda Dress 111 from the Nov 2008 issue perfectly. I first made a black cool wool version, then my mother made this for me. Silk is just too tricky for me to work with: I am not there yet.

Material Notes

Purple Silk, invisible zipper, Geox black Pumps

Difficulty

Novice

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Credits

My mother

Burda 11/2008

http://www.burdafashion.com/it/Riviste/Archivio_Burda_mensile/111_Abito/1270777-1463237-1671226-1671228-1671276.html

My best friend (in the pic to the left) that had the patience to give volume to my sad straight hair! She’s gorgeous!

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    Feb 2, 2009, 06.25 PMby cowlina

    Silk is tricky. The secret is to dip the fingertips in water before you touch it and make sure you’re a bit wet when you work with it :) Perfect tip for beginners…The dress is lovely!

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    Jan 20, 2009, 12.23 AMby anajan

    Beautiful dress! Love the color and the neckline tucks.

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    Jan 19, 2009, 12.44 PMby nenasew

    Very beautiful dress. Silk looks great.

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