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The Anda Dress

Added Jun 7, 2009

by constancaspc

Lisbon, Portugal






This is the second dress I have ever made. Very simple indeed! However, I omitted the casing and the drawstring; instead I made a belt that closes with velcro and has two decorative buttons attached.

Material Notes

fabric: Daisy Chain by Amy Butler




Garment Type
Casual, Classic, Romantic


Anda Dress (Burda Easy 7969)

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    Sep 13, 2010, 05.56 AMby corinneski

    That’s such a pretty dress. I really like the way you’ve bound the neck and sleeve edges with white and echoed it in the belt. I think it makes it look ‘dressier’. This is such a great pattern that you can dress up or down.

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    Aug 20, 2010, 01.51 PMby froggylonglegs

    Thats it! You have convinced me to make an Anda!!! Your version is so beautiful beyond words!!!

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    Dec 17, 2009, 07.01 AMby nessys

    Yes – this is a very nice version of this dress! Well done you look very cute!

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    Jun 10, 2009, 01.43 AMby daisylynn

    This is the best Anda I have ever seen! I love the clean lines and crisp colors! Very well done.

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    Jun 10, 2009, 12.09 AMby loulourosa

    what a sweet dress, the belt is a nice touch you aded!

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    Jun 9, 2009, 10.54 PMby christinesarah

    so elegant and beautiful!

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    Jun 8, 2009, 08.40 AMby sonhoazul

    O vestido está lindo! Parabéns!

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    Jun 8, 2009, 06.49 AMby barbaraagatha

    The Anda was my first dress too, though yours looks quite form fitting: perfect job. Not a fan of the baby blue/acqua colour, but that’s just cause it looks dreadful on me.

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    Jun 8, 2009, 05.41 AMby klbull2000

    This dress is so pretty. I like the color so much.

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    Jun 8, 2009, 02.28 AMby lybu

    Very pretty. The belt with buttons gives this dress a soft look. Great work.

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    Jun 7, 2009, 07.59 PMby riverpatch

    Nicely done, I like the belt and the covered buttons, great finishing touch!

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