Red Ribbon Anda

Added May 17, 2008

by oliver

Sydney, Australia

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Description

This was the first creation I tried using burda patterns. I chose the Anda pattern because it seemed like a simple pattern to start with. I wanted to use a more interesting fabric because the pattern is so plain. The fabric is from India and has a really interesting design that almost makes it look like animal print. It ended up not working very well with the original pattern because it didn’t bunch very well under the bust and it looked boxy on the sides until I brought it in. I added the opening in the back and I think it works well with this style.

Difficulty

Novice

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Credits

The red ribbon belt was my cousin’s idea

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    Aug 16, 2008, 04.33 PMby princessjulia122

    it turned out incredible, what a beautiful creation! You are truly an artist.

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    May 19, 2008, 07.27 AMby carottesauvage

    Just beautiful!

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    May 18, 2008, 06.59 AMby oliver

    I did take in the sides. The fabric wasn’t looking right, it was really puffing out because it wasn’t thin enough I think.

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    May 17, 2008, 02.37 PMby fitzfabulous

    did you take in the sides, too? anda’s looking very slim. mine came out puffier somehow. i prefer your fit.

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    May 17, 2008, 12.07 PMby karencilla

    oh i love it!…. that detail at the back is perfect and so chic!

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    May 17, 2008, 10.22 AMby stephaniemorgan

    I love it!

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    May 17, 2008, 01.54 AMby fashion1

    great fabric! It makes the simple dress more interesting and the cut on the back is a fabulous idea!

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    May 17, 2008, 12.33 AMby escorpio

    I always love a unique back on a garment, the opening in the back is beautiful, as is the rest of the dress.

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    May 16, 2008, 10.24 PMby mariegirl

    An excellent interpretation of Anda! Love the unique details.

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    May 16, 2008, 08.51 PMby mandypandy

    Cool fabric! Love the opening in the back. The ribbon belt adds a nice punch of color—great idea. Looks fabulous!!

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This project is based on

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/red-ribbon-anda