NEW BurdaStyle
Best of Blogging List!

Subscribe to our FREE digital newsletter and
receive the new Top 50 Bloggers List for
sewing, fashion and craft enthusiasts!


Added May 2, 2013

by b. boop

Lyon, France






From the Burda 08/2012, a dress in a nice stretch retro jacquard with shoulders yokes, folds on the neckline, carvings on hips & chest ; totally stretch black cotton-backed & slit at the bottom.

Shoulders yokes made in the black cotton and once the dress finished, i put some lacy stripes to highlight the curves.

Rimless zip on the side instead of the middle of the back to be more convenient.

I dread doing it due to the multiple pieces but once i get started, the dress is easy to make indeed.

It is very comfortable and i am proud of the result !




Garment Type

14 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • Subtil_m_lange_1__large

    Jun 28, 2013, 01.27 PMby b. boop

    oooh many thanks girls for all yours comments!!! ;)

  • Dscn1801-es_large

    May 6, 2013, 06.05 PMby libra-s

    Pretty, pretty, pretty!!!

  • Hugs_and_kisses_vector_logo_3_large

    May 4, 2013, 10.02 PMby Hugs-and-Kisses

    The way you have added the lace to the darts is genius! I feel like I may have to steal that idea at some point :D xxx

  • Img_8352_large

    May 4, 2013, 12.15 PMby Virginia's Daughter

    Very, very nice!

  • Img1401055272558_large

    May 4, 2013, 11.15 AMby SassyT

  • Charlie-deeshadows1_large

    May 3, 2013, 03.19 PMby smallone

    awesome version…really love the style of this.

  • Head_shot_civ_large

    May 2, 2013, 06.18 PMby kah


  • Img_20151112_204232_large

    May 2, 2013, 04.41 PMby Mary Athey

    you should be proud as its gorgeous. i love all the details ypu put in like the yokes and emphasising the darts wasa great touch. the dress is lovely on you x

  • C360_2016-01-03-12-02-13-946_large

    May 2, 2013, 04.24 PMby Angie H


  • _34_large

    May 2, 2013, 02.58 PMby liliv-1


  • 100_2178a_large

    May 2, 2013, 01.12 PMby kisses

    Nice fabric…love how you highlight the seams

  • Dsc00015_large

    May 2, 2013, 12.45 PMby pamchar

    Very flattering dress! I love the fabric!

  • 20596winter_20fairy_large

    May 2, 2013, 12.23 PMby sewingfan1

    It’s beautiful. Really good job. May have to pinch your lace definition idea :-)

  • Burda-avatar_large

    May 2, 2013, 12.06 PMby tiffa34

    This is great!

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 25 people added it

This project is based on