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Invitation

Added Jun 21, 2016

by lejditea

Beograd, Serbia

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♫ ♪ Invitation

This black fabric inspired me to make this dress.. It is lightweight cotton with small percentage of elastin.. Great choice for fitted or open back dresses.. Of course, I wanted to make a dress with open back.. And I remembered that I haven’t tried to make a dress with cutouts.. That’s how I came with this design.. Two small triangle cutouts on sides, and deep V on the back of the bodice.. It was very easy to adjust the pattern #108 from Burda 03/2011.. I’ve used very successfully that pattern before ( here and here ) and I know that the fit is good.. I just made the V on the back to go to the waist, and I cut the triangles on the side.. I added the waistband to hold the bodice and the skirt together.. Full circle skirt was an obvious choice for me..

More on my blog ..

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Material
Cotton

Credits

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    Nov 2, 2016, 02.54 PMby MadeinAmandine

    Perfect black dress, nice idea, I love everything about this project !

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    Jul 30, 2016, 01.00 PMby sewing fanatic

    i also love everything about this dress! stunning style x

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    Jun 27, 2016, 12.45 AMby Mokara

    I love everything about this dress.

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    Jun 25, 2016, 05.18 PMby izbott

    Its a beautiful dress!

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    Jun 25, 2016, 04.42 PMby Sunshine-

    Divna haljina, super vam stoji!

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    Jun 24, 2016, 08.16 PMby chula123

    very stylish and you look gorgeous in this!

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    Jun 22, 2016, 06.22 PMby soozy

    Great dress and it suits your body very well.

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    Jun 22, 2016, 05.03 PMby TyMarie

    Love your version of this dress! Make sure to take a look at the bottom of the BurdaStyle.com homepage. :)

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    Jun 21, 2016, 10.03 PMby liliv-1

    Wow, sexy lady! Your back is one of your best to show off!

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    Jun 21, 2016, 09.32 PMby Mary Athey

    Gorgeous dress and it looks Fab on you x

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    Jun 21, 2016, 08.09 PMby Maria Hayek

    Oh! Gorgeous!

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    Jun 21, 2016, 04.57 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    Such a fabulous and stylish dress!

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    Jun 21, 2016, 03.11 PMby kisses

    Lovely….like the back.

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    Jun 21, 2016, 02.00 PMby PlandaFlowers

    Odličan posao! jako mi se sviđa haljina

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    Jun 21, 2016, 01.41 PMby gtangel

    Lovely dress indeed.. ;)

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    Jun 21, 2016, 11.33 AMby SurMesure

    A very lovely “little black dress”, very modern and chic!

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