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Wrap Dress for my sis

Added Dec 29, 2008

by erdronen

Cincinnati, Ohio...

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Description

I made this dress for my sister for Christmas. I worked with her on what kind of fabric to use and what kind of dress she would like. She didn’t know my final choices though! I love it! I want to make another one for myself.


I used New Look 6674 as the base for this dress, but made some major changes! Also, I hardly used the pattern instructions at all because it was so easy!


To see my alterations and whatnot, check out my blog

Material Notes

The fabric is a very stretchy rayon/lycra jersey, very very similar to the one I used for my gray top. She loved that fabric, so I found the closest I could, although it’s darker (which I like).

Difficulty

Novice

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress

Credits

My sister for helping me figure out what to make her and modeling for some lovely pictures :) She’s so pretty :)

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    Aug 22, 2009, 04.47 PMby mesha2316

    Beautiful job!

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    Feb 12, 2009, 12.18 PMby missvalentine0601

    I’ve always wanted a DVF inspired wrap dress…and that’s one of my favorite colors- nice job!

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    Jan 25, 2009, 04.56 AMby olyaboieru

    I adore wrap dresses. Very nice color! Amazing work!

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    Jan 8, 2009, 11.54 AMby thelitterbox101

    Who does’nt love a sexy wrap dress?

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    Dec 30, 2008, 11.39 AMby bola

    yeah lovely dress! and fabric too, great choice!bx

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    Dec 30, 2008, 11.31 AMby lybu

    I love it !!! love the colour and fit. Great work.

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    Dec 30, 2008, 02.51 AMby claireissewing

    Wow, that looks shop bought! I love it so much, it’s such a beautiful colour and it fits her perfectly. Well done x

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    Dec 30, 2008, 02.25 AMby emlj

    wow thats fabtastic! really lovely!

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    Dec 29, 2008, 07.14 PMby arete999

    Very beautiful!!!I love it!

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    Dec 29, 2008, 02.18 PMby camilaustral

    love it!!

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    Dec 29, 2008, 01.40 PMby miss-g

    I love your wrap dress. I hope you make one for yourself.

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    Dec 29, 2008, 10.32 AMby polychromatin

    Looks beautiful! I really like the pattern and the fabrtic looks very comfy!

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    Dec 29, 2008, 10.07 AMby djoule

    Beautiful!! I love this dress, the fit is perfect!! great job!!

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    Dec 29, 2008, 08.32 AMby anajan

    Lovely dress, great job!

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    Dec 29, 2008, 07.38 AMby marmota-b

    I love the fabric, and the wrapping part. It’s a very simple and stylish-looking dress!

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    Dec 29, 2008, 07.04 AMby carlatv

    Beatiful and gorgeous; Great job!

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    Dec 29, 2008, 05.48 AMby catmagalhaes

    it looks great. very beautiful. I’ve seen your blog, it fits perfectly on you both.

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    Dec 29, 2008, 04.39 AMby nenasew

    Love this wrap dress. The color is great and looks perfect on your sister.

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/wrap-dress-for-my-sis