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Elisalex wearable muslin

Added May 18, 2013

by eirenep

Athens, Greece






A wearable muslin of the elisalex dress. I extremely like the shape of the dress, I think it’s very feminine and flattering. The fablric is some poly brocade that retains the shape of the pleats very well. I made some pattern alterations (I lengthened the bodice by 5/8’’, I made a 1/2’’ forward shoulder alteration and I created a back dart in order to reduce some gaping at the back neckline) but more are needed (see wrinkles at the back and the sleeves- at the moment I have no idea how to fix these but I’ll do some homework until the next project) . I also shortened the dress-considerably. Overall I am very happy with the result and I have started planning the next one!




Spring, Summer
Garment Type
Classic, Evening Wear, Romantic

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    May 26, 2013, 11.41 AMby liliv-1

    I love this pattern very much and the shape is very flattering on you!

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    May 24, 2013, 05.41 AMby Leon Close

    I like this style.

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    May 21, 2013, 01.48 PMby claudialidia

    Lovely dress and look very classy on you :)

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      May 22, 2013, 08.19 AMby eirenep

      Thank you for your kind words!

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    May 21, 2013, 12.32 PMby leokadia

    Ein sehr schmeichelndes und elegantes Kleid, es steht dir ausgezeichnet! Und ich bin auf das nächste Kleid gespannt!

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      May 22, 2013, 08.17 AMby eirenep

      Vielen Dank!

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    May 19, 2013, 07.04 PMby annie-s-1

    Lovely dress and so elegant on you. Can’t wait to see your next project.

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      May 22, 2013, 08.20 AMby eirenep

      Thank you for your appreciation.

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    May 18, 2013, 01.36 PMby flowergirl22

    it does look stunning,, it helps to be petite like you are,, nice pattern. well done

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      May 19, 2013, 06.40 PMby eirenep

      Thank you very much- it is a pattern worth trying…

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