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Red Dragon Dress

Added Sep 12, 2011

by Eiaeh

Adelaide, Australia

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Description

I made this dress in a 24 hour sort of frenzy for my university ball. It is an adaptation of Vogue V8701, which I had made before (which really helped with the speed sewing). First time adapting a pattern, which was an interesting experience – only had to make one slight adjustment on the actual dress. I was happy to have had time to even finish the lining! I’m a bit socially awkward in photos, but oh well :)

Also, this is actually the second time I’ve posted it today because I accidentally deleted my original post somehow. Technology win for me!

Material Notes

I used a silk/rayon blend. It frayed a lot, and so every loose edge needed to be overlocked.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Material
Rayon, Silk

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    Sep 13, 2011, 04.44 PMby turtlegirl00

    great dress—wow—24 hours!! quite the undertaking—job well done!

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      Sep 14, 2011, 05.33 AMby Eiaeh

      Thanks very much :)

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    Sep 12, 2011, 09.07 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    suits you well! i really nice adaptation of that tradtional fabric and youve made it really classy!

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      Sep 12, 2011, 12.01 PMby Eiaeh

      Thank you! :)

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