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Bustier Top Evening Dress

Added Feb 7, 2012

By burdastyle

New York, New Yo...






When we saw the satin bustier top from last week’s new set of lingerie patterns, we thought this would make the top of a gorgeous dress. So, we took the pattern for the Satin bustier top, added lining and a gathered skirt and here is the result! A classic evening dress.

Material Notes

Top: Cotton weave with embroidery. Width of fabric, 145cm (57 in), Length, 0.35 cm (1/2 yd) for all sizes.

Skirt: Silk jersey. Width of fabric, 122 cm (48 in) Length, 109 cm (43 in) or length that you want.

Invisible zipper for center back, approx. 42 cm (16 1/2 in) long.




Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Classic, Evening Wear
Cotton, Silk

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    Feb 14, 2012, 05.12 PMby LilleLine

    I love the simplicity and elegance of this. You look great!

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    Feb 9, 2012, 12.43 PMby Leah Sparks

    Oh wow! I didn’t like the bustier pattern much, but as a dress its lovely! Good thinking! x

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    Feb 9, 2012, 07.37 AMby libbysharf

    It looks very beautiful and simple. Did you use boning?

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      Feb 9, 2012, 02.14 PMby burdastyle

      Hi, Thank you.

      No, we didn’t use any boning. It is actually a easy dress to sew and the fit of the bustier is really nice.



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    Feb 8, 2012, 08.00 PMby iin

    Love it..classic simply elegence.

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    Feb 8, 2012, 07.57 PMby infinite-plus-one

    Wow, i love this!

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    Feb 8, 2012, 05.16 PMby phyllis26

    It is very nice .

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    Feb 8, 2012, 02.49 PMby squirrellypoo

    Very nice, and so classic! The bodice fabric is just gorgeous, too.

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