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Hawaiian Wham Bananaman Dress

Added Apr 11, 2014

by c1arabe11e

Stirlingshire, U...






Based on a shift dress pattern that I got free in “Sew” magazine. I added double peplum sides, did a full bust adjustment and complete alteration to the neckline… From scoop neck to sweetheart, added homemade piping around the bodice and down the seams and added capped sleeves.

Material Notes

Cotton, zip, piping




Spring, Summer
Garment Type

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    Apr 15, 2014, 07.30 PMby bluepinky

    Lovely fit on you, great pattern!

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      Apr 15, 2014, 10.54 PMby c1arabe11e

      Thank you very much! :)

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    Apr 12, 2014, 10.43 AMby Couture Academic

    What a dress! What fabric! What a fit! You look fabulous, you should be very happy with yourself :)

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      Apr 12, 2014, 03.08 PMby c1arabe11e

      Thank you very much! I know it is pretty “in your face” but I do love it! :-) x

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    Apr 11, 2014, 10.25 AMby liliv-1

    Very nice, I like the colors!

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      Apr 11, 2014, 10.52 AMby c1arabe11e

      Thanks! Me too :-)

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    Apr 11, 2014, 09.12 AMby Mary Athey

    I love what you have done with this shift dress. The fabric’s lovely.and it fits you so well x

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      Apr 11, 2014, 10.11 AMby c1arabe11e

      Thanks Mary! I have been working hard in getting a perfect fit. The fabric is pretty bold but that’s what I like! When I showed some friends the print before I made it they were looking at me like I was crazy! Lol x

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    Apr 11, 2014, 08.59 AMby Abby Paddon

    This is lovely! I love that print!

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      Apr 11, 2014, 10.10 AMby c1arabe11e

      Thank you Abby! I love mental prints. It reminds me of wham bars and banana man. Lol

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