Tara dress with Ikea fabric

Added Jul 9, 2008

by nenasew

Florida, United ...

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Description

I tried to recycle a white skirt that was kind of plain. I like the circular pattern and tried to match it with the Ikea fabric. I also tried to close the v on the neckline. Its too hot in Florida to wear extra clothing underneath (like a tank). Anyway, recycling is hard. It is tedious work to undo seams but well worth it in the end.

Material Notes

Ikea fabric and white skirt

Difficulty

Novice

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Burdastyle

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    Feb 20, 2011, 04.00 AMby lilshuga

    if you don’t mind my asking, how did you size the bust? I am busty, about 43 inches, and the pattern only goes to 39 inches and I was wondering if you had any advice. Sorry to bother you…

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    Jul 17, 2008, 06.03 AMby ursy87

    Looks so cool – I love this fabric but sadly I have none left :-(

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    Jul 10, 2008, 02.20 AMby anajan

    So well done! You chose the right pattern and the raigth fabric to recicle your skirt. Looks great.

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    Jul 10, 2008, 01.33 AMby milkyway

    what a great idea!! you did it very well

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    Jul 10, 2008, 01.28 AMby lybu

    wow. You dress is beutiful.

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    Jul 9, 2008, 10.58 PMby fashion1

    your hard work paid off! you and your dress look gorgeous together :)! your IKEA fabric choice is great! I think I must go to IKEA today ;P

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    Jul 9, 2008, 05.45 PMby yoshimi

    This is really pretty!

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    Jul 9, 2008, 03.59 PMby dianacirne

    I think is great! Love the too fabrics together!

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    Jul 9, 2008, 01.53 PMby maldrich

    Beautiful! I’d love to know how you closed up the v-neck too! Was thinking of doing a Tara Top too but like you said the heat here is SC is too much to wear a tank underneath stuff for modesty.

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    Jul 9, 2008, 01.26 PMby carlatv

    How pretty your dress is! Very summery!

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    Jul 9, 2008, 12.14 PMby erogers0203

    I love how you’ve dressed up that plain white skirt! Ikea fabric is the best to do recycling with! How did you close up the v-neck like that? I’m not really a fan of letting all my goodies hang out :)

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http://burdastyle.com//projects/tara-dress-with-ikea-fabric