Sleeveless Brocade Bubble Dress

Added Sep 1, 2008

by etcpantoufle

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Description

This dress was made from the same material as my strapless brocade cocktail dress. This is a dress that slips right over the head, has welt pockets, and little knife pleats at the neckline and larger inverted pleats at the hem where the skirt is gathered at the band. It can be worn alone for a edgy, voluminous silhouette, or belted high on the waist for a more hourglass silhouette.

Material Notes

teal brocade, gutermann poly thread.

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    Feb 4, 2009, 06.32 PMby gedwoods

    Gorgeous use of brocade, etcpantoufle! I love it! Very stylish.

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    Jan 15, 2009, 11.00 AMby etcpantoufle

    erdronen: I didn’t use a pattern for this dress. I probably should have, since the fit is looser. As a result, it doesn’t look very good un-belted. It’s actually kind of awkward fitting all over to wear as opposed to just shoot pictures in. Any secrets to mastering the bubble/pear shaped construction would be appreciated!

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    Jan 9, 2009, 03.30 PMby sansrain

    Lovely dress! And the fabric is stunning.

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    Sep 3, 2008, 08.20 AMby erdronen

    I LOVE this dress! Gorgeous! Did you use a pattern?

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    Sep 2, 2008, 09.47 AMby borzoi

    This dress is amazing! And I love the fabric as well..together it’s just stunning… :D

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    Sep 1, 2008, 05.09 PMby Angela Ashley Chiew

    Oh this is just delectable!

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    Sep 1, 2008, 01.18 PMby ghainskom

    Waouw!

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    Sep 1, 2008, 12.08 PMby violetlynn

    I Really Love The Color The Belt It All Works Really well Together And It Looks Really Hot

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    Sep 1, 2008, 11.41 AMby carottesauvage

    The fabric is great and your dress is very stylish!

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