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Vivian Westwood inspired evening dress

Added Mar 28, 2010

by Rikki Cade B...

Bedford, United ...

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Description

for my textiles As level second project we had to make and design a dress based around a designer of our choice. i chose Westwood as she is such an inspiration to me. we was given a basic dress pattern which we dad to adapt to create our dress.
i have ruched the bodice at the front. added stitching detail and added pickups in the skirt.
finally to “celebrate” our hard work the department put on a fashion show, it was our schools first. and i got some really good feedback from it. my main difficulty was convincing my best friend to model the dress for me. I owe her big for it, thow you have to admit she looked amazing in the dress, even if i do say so my self. ;)
hope you like it.

Material Notes

polyester satin

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Evening Wear, Goth/Gothic Lolita, Grunge, Punk, Rock, Romantic, Steampunk, Victorian
Material
Polyester, Satin

Credits

Rachel

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    Mar 31, 2010, 10.57 PMby maria-gehrke

    It’s just awesome. Love it

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    Mar 29, 2010, 01.40 PMby countessablaze

    Gorgeous dress!

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    Mar 29, 2010, 12.12 PMby rogue-cellist

    that looks fabulous- wonderful job and I love the fabric too.

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    Mar 29, 2010, 07.02 AMby keren

    It’s beautiful. I love the color and the way the fabric is shiny but delicate. Same goes for the design – it is “simple” (without excess noise) but special. It looks great on you and I like the pickups! Great Job!

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    Mar 28, 2010, 05.59 PMby victors

    I like it very much!! beautiful dress you have created, well done ;)

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