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Addicted to Danielle (this is number 4)

Added Feb 21, 2010

by twoboos

Southampton, Uni...




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Another variation on the Danielle pattern!!! This time I altered the skirt section to make it more A line, and kept the v neck from my last version! I used the pattern of the fabric to my advantage and cut very carefully to get it out of 2m (or was it 150cm?? can’t remember). Anyway, as always it fits well and will be debuted at an IKEA event!

Material Notes

IKEA Stockholm 100% cotton




Garment Type

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    Jun 7, 2010, 02.55 AMby marloncosta

    Another exemple of a beautiful print! You really have good eyes for prints! The dress looks great!

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    Apr 17, 2010, 02.52 AMby socksrocks

    This is GORGEOUS! I love the fabric. Great job!

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    Apr 14, 2010, 01.45 PMby mmaldonado

    beautiful fabric you chose!

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    Mar 11, 2010, 07.57 PMby 0mega

    Great job! I’ve always wanted to do something fun w/ Ikea fabric.

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    Mar 9, 2010, 01.21 PMby daydreamer1987

    I’ve just started making this dress and have got to the part of fitting the trim. Can’t seem to get my head around how to do this. Also don’t know if the dress should have a lining or not? Any help or suggestions would be great as this is my first dress and really have no idea what I’m doing. I love your dress BTW, so cute. Something to aspire to.

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      Mar 9, 2010, 08.47 PMby twoboos

      Hi – do you mean the trim between the skirt and top?? It took me a while to get it to line up right, make sure you use exactly the same seam allowance top and bottom. I sewed the skirt to the middle then to the top on all three sections first then joined them up… and when you put in the zip tack the section where the trim is first to get them to line up ok. Hope this helps… I haven’t lined any of mine…I just used a heavier fabric.

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    Feb 22, 2010, 10.49 PMby twoboos

    WOW!!! thanks everyone!!! I just can’t wait to wear it!!!

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    Feb 22, 2010, 09.04 PMby frkbustad

    Great variation! Love the button in front.

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    Feb 22, 2010, 05.20 PMby cottonsilk

    Lovely! Its so beautifully made… great job!

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    Feb 22, 2010, 10.40 AMby emilie6709

    So beautiful!

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    Feb 22, 2010, 08.52 AMby susanne2011

    I also made a dress out of this fabric last year, it’s awesome, isn’t it?! Really like your dress!

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      Mar 9, 2010, 08.48 PMby twoboos

      My favorite pattern AND fabric!!! photos of yours???

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    Feb 22, 2010, 08.45 AMby sewatson

    This looks great and love the way you used the fabric pattern.

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    Feb 22, 2010, 08.04 AMby keren

    lovely and sweet! I like it! It looks very well sewn and also the way you used the print came out really nice!

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    Feb 22, 2010, 04.42 AMby maria-gehrke

    Great fabric! Also love the button in front

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    Feb 22, 2010, 03.33 AMby sewbissy

    So pretty! I love your use of the fabric.

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    Feb 22, 2010, 12.58 AMby camilaustral

    i really need to make this dress! this is very nice!

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    Feb 22, 2010, 12.01 AMby twoboos

    Hey ladies thanks so much for the great feedback… she is indeed a distant cousin, maybe I should give her a new name?? I shall call her Dana…. can’t wait to show it off!!!

    Thanks again!!! Hayley:)

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    Feb 21, 2010, 11.24 PMby nenasew

    Gorgeous. I am sure u used Danielle pattern but it looks like a gorgeous distant cousin. beautiful fabric.

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    Feb 21, 2010, 11.17 PMby Ana B

    This variation is the bestest. I absolutely love it.

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