Royal Blue Summer Dess

Added Mar 30, 2010

by suzetewilliams

Linslade, United...

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Description

This dress is made from Vogue 8446. I fell in love with this dress and the colour of the fabric that it showed on the cover and here it is.

I really hate pleating and I did curse I couple of times whilst making it, but it was worth it. I wish I had a photo of me wearing it as it sits really well.

Material Notes

Slightly stretchy fabric (polyester I think)
Lining material
Invisible Zip

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Business, Casual, Classic, Evening Wear
Material
Polyester

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    Apr 19, 2010, 01.16 PMby mikabak

    Me encanta el vestido y el color es genial!

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    Apr 1, 2010, 08.08 AMby frkbustad

    Lovely dress! I especially like the shoulders, and you did a nice job with the pleating there!

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    Mar 31, 2010, 08.56 PMby BeYou TiFul

    Gorgeous again! You make me wanna try Vogue patterns. I actually like all the dresses you have made.

    Keep up the good work!

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      Mar 31, 2010, 09.35 PMby suzetewilliams

      That’s very sweet of you to say, thank ever so much. :-) The Cheshire Cat

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    Mar 31, 2010, 06.47 AMby mahaila

    I love the sleeves on this garment. Good work! great colour

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    Mar 31, 2010, 04.57 AMby candicej

    This is so beautiful. I always battle with hemming neatly, I’m quite jealous of yours :-)

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    Mar 30, 2010, 09.07 PMby suzetewilliams

    Thanks everyone. This site is a gem. It really gives me the much needed confidence boost. None of my friends can sew so they’re always marvelled at my stuff, but it means more from people who actually sew and the majority of you are very talented. So thanks a lot. xx

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    Mar 30, 2010, 07.10 PMby caitee

    beautiful color! fabulous dress!

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    Mar 30, 2010, 06.46 PMby amberlove

    It is so beautiful! Great work!

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    Mar 30, 2010, 05.45 PMby mitmit

    A fantastic dress! Really love the color! :-) Would like to see a photo of you wearing it!

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      Mar 30, 2010, 09.04 PMby suzetewilliams

      Thank you. I wanted a photo too, but my useless husband wouldn’t take it because he was sorting out car insurance. Lol

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      Mar 31, 2010, 10.04 AMby mitmit

      Lol :-D A couple of people in here have asked about photos of me, wearing my projects too. I’m sorta my bf’s “photography-muse”, but I seem to keep on forgetting to bring the project here, from my place. But I’m sure one day I’ll remember :-) Maybe you can try and bribe your husband with a nice dinner or something? ;-)

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