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Vogue V8827 floral silk summer dress

Added Feb 26, 2013

by A Challengin...

Connecticut, Con...

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Description

Wrap dress in a floral silk.

More info/photos at www.achallengingsew.typepad.com

Thanks!

Material Notes

Silk for dress and facings, habotai silk for interfacing as pattern was clearly showing through.

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

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    Feb 27, 2013, 06.33 PMby cathysews

    It’s looks fantastic

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    Feb 27, 2013, 04.27 PMby Ivanamania

    Beautiful maxi dress!

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    Feb 26, 2013, 07.47 PMby Linda74Sews

    Lovely dress and beautiful print. Hope this is for someplace special. Am I correct, is this a March pattern?

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      Feb 27, 2013, 02.51 PMby A Challenging Sew

      Thank you! I think this pattern was released early last year, if I remember rightly. I actually wear these dresses everywhere, always over dressed!

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    Feb 26, 2013, 06.10 PMby heidilea

    Oh! It’s so beautiful and summery!

    I looked at your blog post on the dress—11 inches of ease?! Holy Moly! I’m never cutting out a pattern without measuring first again.

    I’m looking forward to seeing the results of the Marfy pattern.

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      Feb 27, 2013, 02.53 PMby A Challenging Sew

      Thanks! Crazy how much ease these companies build in, I don’t know anybody who wears clothing that baggy! I actually did a double take when I checked the finished measurements on the paper pattern, thought I was reading it wrong……

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    Feb 26, 2013, 04.16 PMby sala22

    Stunning dress!

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    Feb 26, 2013, 03.06 PMby Mary Athey

    This is such a gorgeous dress. Love your fabric x

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      Feb 27, 2013, 02.53 PMby A Challenging Sew

      Thank you, just need some sun to go with it now!

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