Summer Chev Pop Dress for Sunny Days

Added Aug 18, 2013

by kisses

Kingston, Jamaica

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Description

I absolutely could not keep away from this beautiful brightly coloured chevron print chiffon fabric. I use a shift dress style from March 2010 as my inspiration and modified it to create the design that I want. The dress has a round neckline with a single pleat, keyhole opening at the back with a single button closure at nape. Three quarter length sleeves. I place two tie ends at the right side to give a little more style.

I use nylon for the underlining. The dress is very comfortable and very perfect for the hot sunny days.

I so love my new dress and it keeps me cool during the heat.

Are you loving it too?

Material Notes

chiffon

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Casual, Other
Material
Chiffon

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    Aug 26, 2013, 06.20 AMby _ Threadie

    I absolutely love this dress and this fabric ! You did a great job !

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      Aug 26, 2013, 02.28 PMby kisses

      Thanks for lovely compliments :-)

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    Aug 18, 2013, 06.51 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Fantastic and colorful! Love it :) You look wonderful :)!!

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      Aug 19, 2013, 01.53 PMby kisses

      Thanks Ellen :-)

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    Aug 18, 2013, 12.24 PMby Lobi

    Beautiful colourful dress and shoes! I love chevron and the colour orange.

    Just curious. You’ve used the fabric upside down for the back when compared to the front and sleeves. Is there a reason behind it?

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      Aug 19, 2013, 01.40 PMby kisses

      Thanks Lobi..No particular reason just trying out the different angles of the frequency. It really came across nicely

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    Aug 18, 2013, 10.58 AMby Angie H

    The colors in the fabric are so pretty …I love the dress … 3/4 sleeves rock. and reat idea to add the ties. I may just borrow that idea. Also loving the shoes.

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      Aug 19, 2013, 04.23 AMby kisses

      Thanks so much….I so love my shoes too :-)

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    Aug 18, 2013, 10.43 AMby Mary Athey

    wow!!, i love everything about this. you look amazing and the dress is gorgeous. the fabrics fabulous, i would love this fabric. your photos are lovely as well. beautiful job.x

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      Aug 19, 2013, 04.22 AMby kisses

      Thanks Mary for your kind comments as always…much appreciated

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    Aug 18, 2013, 09.01 AMby fashionfreek

    Great job..I need some chevron fabric:-D

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      Aug 18, 2013, 02.01 PMby kisses

      Thank You…Really hope you get it…it is awesome

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    Aug 18, 2013, 06.01 AMby liliv-1

    Oh yes I am loving it! Very much! This fabris is just fab! The ties really add to the style! Perfect kisses!

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      Aug 18, 2013, 01.12 PMby kisses

      Thanks Liliv….glad you like it :-)

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