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Silver linen shift dress

Added Aug 13, 2008

by squirrellypoo

London, United K...

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Description

I made this shift dress using an amazing linen with tiny silver lurex threads running through it. It had an amazing subtle shine, and I just love these scooped pockets and faux-princess-seam back darts! See way more here: http://www.fehrtrade.com/gallery/143/silver-linen-shift-dress

Material Notes

53% linen 44% rayon 3% lurex from Hickeys in Dublin

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Credits

Burda 7783 for the pattern

FehrTrade for the creation

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    Aug 23, 2008, 02.48 PMby whitneyphippen

    I love the details in this dress! xo

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    Aug 14, 2008, 07.51 AMby squirrellypoo

    aww, thanks everyone! And Mirela, I wish I could take credit for the gardens, but those are the floating garden barges on my moorings. We walk on those paths to get to our boats, but they’re big open-plan flats underneath, too. :)

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    Aug 13, 2008, 04.11 PMby dianacirne

    Love this dress! And the fabric is so nice for this! Lovely!

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    Aug 13, 2008, 12.23 PMby mirela

    Beautiful!!! love the pockets and princess seams, WAW that fabric sounds amazing! I also really like the walkway with all the plants here :)

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    Aug 13, 2008, 10.05 AMby milkyway

    What a great dress, love the pattern, and the fabric is gorgeous!! so subtle!

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    Aug 13, 2008, 09.42 AMby smvphotography

    simple and sophisticated, elegant and cool all at the same time, it’s great!

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    Aug 13, 2008, 09.05 AMby wzrdreams

    Love it. Even though Linen is a summery fabric, this really captures Fall 2008… minimalist & waist curves. Great job!

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