Tulip dress

Added Oct 29, 2007

by littleladyluxe

Kyneton, Central...

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Description

I made the bodice from one Kwiksew pattern, adapted the skirt from another. The bottom band is wide enough to walk comfortably but i can’t get it over my hips so have to step into it. I had to take the mannequin apart to put it on! I’ve perfected my blind zips so i’m feeling pretty proud of myself :)

Material Notes

Shimmer fabric, invisible zip.

Difficulty

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    Jul 21, 2009, 11.32 AMby MyleeMoo

    Hiya!!! Love the dress!!! I am actually looking for a tulipbottom pattern and wondered which one you used for your dress? Any hints of make of ID number would be great!!!!

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    Nov 14, 2007, 12.31 PMby whitetigerlily711

    i love how the bottom of this dress is shaped

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    Oct 29, 2007, 10.53 PMby littleladyluxe

    I have no idea what the fabric is, i’ve never seen it before. It wasn’t expensive, purchased it from Lincraft. Definitely synthetic and hangs really nicely. Sorry! As for zipper foot, just the standard one that comes with the machine. I did this zip a couple of times before i was happy :)

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    Oct 29, 2007, 07.36 AMby squirrellypoo

    this is absolutely lovely! That colour is perfect for standing out at christmas parties (I’m seeing it with a little black cropped jacket, too). What kind of fabric is that?

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    Oct 29, 2007, 07.35 AMby pinkhibiscus

    yes, I’m looking at the blind zips too..amazing! Are you using a special zipper foot? The dress looks so cute, I really adore the tulip look!

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