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Cowl Dress

Added Apr 9, 2013

by krystyna

Swindon, United ...






Bought this fabric for a skirt ,but when spotted this pattern ,made sure is enough for the dress , I am a big lover of a cowl neck . As a result my dress have got short sleeves and is shorter than orginal pattern.
I used fabric cotton suiting with a bit of strech, which is fantastic to wear.




Spring, Winter
Garment Type
Business, Classic
Cotton, Blends, Suiting

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    Jun 1, 2013, 12.16 PMby ink

    I don’t remember this dress in burda!?! Your dress makes me, …I don’t know. Perhaps cry! There is something about that silhouette that is so feminine and mixed with a more masculine pattern … I love love LOVE your dress!! I just read that your fabric has stretch also…. Amazing ..love that …so great sitting at the office all day….love it!

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    Apr 11, 2013, 12.44 AMby krystyna

    Thank you very much for all your lovely comments ,I agree ,the fabric not only look good ,but is great to work with as well ,bought from German online shop that call I think Myfabric ,they got good dressmaking fabrics.

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    Apr 10, 2013, 09.37 PMby Mrs. Brunner

    Love the fabric.

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    Apr 10, 2013, 05.48 PMby lazylinchen

    Gorgeous! I made one as well and thought that’s it, but now that I saw your plaid version I want another one just like yours!

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    Apr 10, 2013, 02.34 PMby baum

    very nice!

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    Apr 10, 2013, 04.48 AMby slmnstyle

    I love this and how you cut the plaid on the bias. What pattern did you use?

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      Apr 11, 2013, 12.54 AMby krystyna

      Hi ,I used cowl dress pattern from burda magazine 10/2012 ,according to the pattern the front of the dress shoul be cutted on the bias.

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    Apr 10, 2013, 04.16 AMby smallone

    great! just love this!!!!

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    Apr 9, 2013, 05.15 PMby liliv-1

    Very nice in plaid!

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    Apr 9, 2013, 04.33 PMby Vanessa Binder

    nice pattern and fabric choice!! gorgeous!!

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    Apr 9, 2013, 04.07 PMby Mary Athey

    this is such a lovely dress and the fabrics fab x

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    Apr 9, 2013, 02.56 PMby CelticButterfly

    This is gorgeous!

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    Apr 9, 2013, 02.46 PMby alba71

    I have this pattern as well, but the model photo doesn’t at all justice to the splendid design, your pics are much better! Think I will make this dress too!

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    Apr 9, 2013, 01.47 PMby EliPapi


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