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Ready for the "Euro-Final".......

Added Jun 14, 2012

by chula123

Great Yarmouth, ...






After winning against Portugal, a dress for the next match was obligatory !!
First I needed to decide on what material to use and in the end got lucky finding a german flag in a local sports shop. Now I needed a pattern and this is where Burdastyle.com came to my aid. Having seen some lovely versions of this pattern by user Mary Athey (thanks a lot for the inspiration) I knew that would work perfectly for my dress.
It was actually a lot easier to make than I thought, and so my “football dress” was ready just in time to kick butt against Holland :-))
Now I have to make another one, showing the English flag, or else I won’t be allowed in the pub on Friday :-))

Material Notes

german flag, some cheap black material (that is actually what it said on the label in the shop), a zip and some interfacing




Spring, Summer
Garment Type
Casual, Evening Wear, Other

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    Jun 22, 2012, 02.19 PMby Mary Athey

    I was having a look through the dresses and came across yours.its gorgeous.very clever.then i noticed you mentioned me and i.m so thrilled.thank you for the lovely compliment and well done on yours xx

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      Jun 22, 2012, 02.23 PMby Mary Athey

      If you go on ebay and type in shazzanfancydressandfabric4u she s got the union jack fabric.i like the faded one as its nicer i think!! i buy loads from her.its s grest price quuck and the fabrics class x

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    Jun 21, 2012, 09.55 AMby Douli Bee

    Lovely dress! Yew you won Portugal and Holland but what about GREECE? I wish you the best and may the best team win!

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    Jun 14, 2012, 05.48 PMby step-van-b

    Awesome chula! Auf geht’s Deutschland schießt ein Tor, …. :))

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    Jun 14, 2012, 01.58 PMby zsyzu

    Very cute!

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    Jun 14, 2012, 12.24 PMby carolinschmidt

    Usually I don’t like that black-red -gold masquerade that people put on here during the football period…but you dress is lovely…and we won again! :)

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    Jun 14, 2012, 12.18 PMby A Sewing Architect

    Yeah, great and we won! ;-)

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    Jun 14, 2012, 11.50 AMby fashionfreek

    Hi. Very nice:-D It was a good match. lol about the pub bit:-D

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