Underbust and Infinity dress

Added Aug 25, 2013

by Claire .

Lyon, France

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Made the corset from a 1900 patent (author unknown). The coutil is hand dyed with indigo powder :)
The dress is made of viscose crepe.

You can see more on my blog and my facebook page

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For
Women
Garment Type
Lingerie/Undergarments
Style
Bridal, Evening Wear, Romantic, Victorian, Vintage
Material
Cotton, Eyelet, Rayon

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    Mar 6, 2014, 08.19 AMby maggiemc

    Exceptional combination!

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    Sep 10, 2013, 09.07 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

    beautiful shape that underbust has! all so lovely :)

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      Sep 10, 2013, 09.07 AMby Ruffles Gazebo

      and threading!!! oooohhhh! :D

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      Sep 11, 2013, 05.07 PMby Claire .

      Thank youuu :3

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    Aug 27, 2013, 07.03 AMby claudinka

    That Looks beautiful, sexy and etheral at one time. Adorable!

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      Sep 1, 2013, 04.14 PMby Claire .

      Thank you so much !! :3

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    Aug 26, 2013, 06.33 PMby SassyT

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      Sep 1, 2013, 04.14 PMby Claire .

      Thanks :3

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    Aug 26, 2013, 07.18 AMby Mary Athey

    This dress and corset are gorgeous. The dying on the tops superb and it looks so good with the floaty dresz x

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      Sep 1, 2013, 04.13 PMby Claire .

      Thank you very much !

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    Aug 25, 2013, 10.06 PMby lanternwaste33

    This is lovely! I have always wanted to make a corset from an antique patent, but haven’t gotten around to it. You did a marvelous job!

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      Sep 1, 2013, 04.13 PMby Claire .

      Thank you very much ! It was very interesting to study corsets patents and to make one.

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