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Favorite summerdress :)

Added Aug 18, 2013

by Ellen Hatteland

Nedre Vats, Norway






This dress is based on pattern #113 Burda 02/2008. I decided to use linen, but it was recommended cotton satin with crosswise stretch. Anyway this dress has become one of my favorites because the linnen is superb in the summertime :)

Material Notes





Garment Type
Casual, Evening Wear

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    Aug 21, 2013, 08.38 AMby Rikamekko

    Fabulous dress! The dress makes you beautiful woman : ) Must be comforatable wearing it because of linen!

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      Aug 21, 2013, 10.35 AMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thank you very much Rikamekko! Yes, I do love linen :)

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    Aug 19, 2013, 04.21 PMby Oksana Starzhynska

    Linen is my summer favourite, too. It always looks well and is a good choice both for your pattern and the weather:-) I like the print: thanking to it – the dress is easy to combine with other things whenever you want and is good for many occasions. And you are right omitting a belt – it looks more elegant without it.

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      Aug 19, 2013, 04.57 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thanks! Even if the linen isn’t stretchy, it feels a little bit stretchy anyway :) and it’s more comfortable without a belt..

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    Aug 19, 2013, 08.41 AMby Mary Athey

    i love this ellen. the black and white fabric’s so elegant and the ruffle does give it a flirty girly edge. its super lovely on you x

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      Aug 19, 2013, 04.53 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      Thank you Mary! – black & white are always nice together :)

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    Aug 19, 2013, 04.15 AMby Anjovis

    I can totally understand why this has become your favorite :) This dress is beautiful! And I like how the ruffle gives it a playful look.

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      Aug 19, 2013, 04.51 PMby Ellen Hatteland

      That’s true – it’s comfortable with the ruffle bottom :)

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    Aug 19, 2013, 02.02 AMby rita61

    This dress looks great on you!

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    Aug 19, 2013, 12.43 AMby bethmaryharley

    This is very pretty! Hurray for princess seamed dresses! :-)

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    Aug 18, 2013, 11.10 PMby Irina Schwab

    Wow, fantastic! I have a dress from Moschino which is made / based on this pattern!!

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    Aug 18, 2013, 10.03 PMby liliv-1

    This dress is gorgeous! I love the print in black and white floral! And I love the pattern, I have made it too:)

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