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Sexy Cowl Back Dress

Added Nov 17, 2015

by kisses

Kingston, Jamaica

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Description

The inspiration of this dress comes from the “Grecian Cowl Dress” from burdaStyle magazine Dec 2013.

As usual I give it a little twist:

The cowl is at the back instead of the usual placement at the front

The armhole was adjusted because I wanted to shorten the sleeves and give it a gathered effect

The front of the dress is shorter while the back remains longer

I love the result and plan to make another one. It is very comfy, sexy and lady like.

Material Notes

Knits

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Fall, Winter
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Ethnic
Material
Knits/Jersey

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    Nov 28, 2015, 08.59 AMby nrobson

    very stunning sweety! i love it, the print and the back neck cowl are great x

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    Nov 19, 2015, 03.31 PMby Levone

    Great looking dress!

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    Nov 19, 2015, 01.05 PMby kisses

    Thanks for the lovely words everyone…elated that I am featured…its a good feeling :-)

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    Nov 18, 2015, 10.05 PMby TyMarie

    Great dress! Make sure to take a look at the bottom of the BurdaStyle.com homepage this week. :)

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    Nov 18, 2015, 09.30 PMby Kasiorist

    wonderful. I love the neckline, sleeves and the different front/back lengths

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    Nov 18, 2015, 11.59 AMby tessi

    i LOVE your “twist” on the original design, as well as the ruched sleeves! You look quite posh!

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    Nov 18, 2015, 04.23 AMby rita61

    Awesome dress on you; love the sleeves! Great changes!

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    Nov 17, 2015, 11.29 PMby chula123

    wonderful dress and wonderea to move the cowl to the back!! might steal that idea :-))) also love the fabric and of course your shoes are great.

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    Nov 17, 2015, 10.41 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Ooh, I like the cowl at the back! Great idea and the dress looks so nice on you! Congrats to be featured :)

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    Nov 17, 2015, 09.52 PMby Natasha Sniatowsky

    BEAUTIFUL!

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    Nov 17, 2015, 06.48 PMby martinK

    lovely dress! I like the drapery of the sleeves and the fabric is awesome!

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    Nov 17, 2015, 05.22 PMby gtangel

    this is a great idea.. love the fabric and style.. looks great

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    Nov 17, 2015, 05.16 PMby slmnstyle

    Great looking dress! And I love your shoes too ;)

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    Nov 17, 2015, 04.19 PMby liliv-1

    Wow kisses this idea was blilliant! Fabulous dress, really chic!

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    Nov 17, 2015, 03.49 PMby Mary Athey

    Gorgeous dress daina and it looks great on you x

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    Nov 17, 2015, 03.26 PMby Elpida Kyriakou

    Beautiful! Very good idea to reverse it, the back is lovely…

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