Newsletter-photo

Top 50 Blogs
for Fashion Sewers

Subscribe to our FREE email newsletter and get the Top 50 Best Bloggers for Sewing Enthusiasts.

The Jane Austen dress

Added Aug 22, 2013

by gouacherocks

Nantes, France

Gouacherocks_thumb

Views

1484

Jane6_large

Description

Made as a costume for a party, the dress is based on a evening gown pattern in Burda 12/2007. I remove a lot of frilly pieces to simplify the process and make the dress looks Jane Austen-ish.
More photos and details on my blog !
http://gouacherocks.blogspot.fr/2013/08/looking-for-mr-darcy.html

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

9 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • Sdc13661_large

    Aug 25, 2013, 09.20 AMby Oksana Starzhynska

    I guess any of Austen’s heroines would be jealous:-) Very stylish indeed.

  • Img1401055272558_large

    Aug 23, 2013, 09.55 PMby SassyT

  • Nz_dec_2005_021_large

    Aug 23, 2013, 03.19 PMby sleepy-dumpling

    I love this!

  • Photo1_large

    Aug 22, 2013, 11.42 PMby EliseBurn

    This is fantastic, I love it.

  • P3160237_large

    Aug 22, 2013, 07.12 PMby Anjovis

    Oh, I love this! I’ve been wanting to make a Jane Austen dress for ages. You’ve totally inspired me! I need to finally make an Austen dress of my own :)

  • Gouacherocks_large

    Aug 22, 2013, 03.40 PMby gouacherocks

    Thanks !

  • Eabb6d7464e8466d9723b787d049a790_large

    Aug 22, 2013, 03.25 PMby papermothballvintage

    Really pretty, nice fabric choice.

  • _34_large

    Aug 22, 2013, 02.50 PMby liliv-1

    I love this style on you, and it’s a gorgeous dress!! The pattern is one of my favorites, too bad for me that I don’ t have this issue:(

  • Missing

    Aug 22, 2013, 01.23 PMby rachp

    This is lovely – very Jane Austen indeed!

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 13 people added it

Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/the-jane-austen-dress?image=339735