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The empire waist dress with matching obi belt and jacket

Added May 12, 2013

by trploceanmoon

Williamsburg, Vi...






Here is my final project for my CDFP class. I created the patterns for the dress, belt and jacket, and had to construct them as well. I really enjoyed making this outfit! it was fun. To learn more, check out my blog at

Material Notes

Dress-cotton, belt and jacket-faux coated suede




Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Business, Casual, Classic, Other
Cotton, Blends, Other

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    Jul 29, 2013, 09.49 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Fabulous dress! Love it :) Congratulation with your 18 years anniversary day ;)!!

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      Jul 30, 2013, 01.23 PMby trploceanmoon

      Thank you so much Ellen! :-)

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    May 15, 2013, 01.39 AMby Danielle MacIndoe

    I love it! That’s some awesome fabric and you made the perfect dress for it.

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    May 13, 2013, 06.54 AMby Yellowcat

    the dress is beautiful!! and it fits so well with the jacket!

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    May 12, 2013, 10.14 PMby Mary Athey

    gorgeous outfit, all three pieces are fab seperatly and they work so well to.gether.The dress fabrics fabulous and is lovely on you x

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    May 12, 2013, 06.58 PMby cris orange

    this print is very special, love it

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      May 13, 2013, 05.30 PMby trploceanmoon

      Thank you! It was a challenge working with it. I have enough left over to make a skirt for me! Yay!

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    May 12, 2013, 06.29 PMby cathysews

    Fabulous, gorgeous print too

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    May 12, 2013, 06.28 PMby heatherrique

    Such a looker of a dress! Very nice work.

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      May 13, 2013, 05.30 PMby trploceanmoon

      Thank you! She has already worn it twice. I am glad she likes it so much.

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