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Jailbreak dress

Added Jun 2, 2010

by carolyn-s

Perth, Australia

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Description

Made using Vogue 1087 and a very stretchy thin cotton knit. A trial of this pattern. The trickiest bit was matching up the stripes on the four back pieces when inserting the invisible zip in this fabric!

Material Notes

thin cotton jersey knit, 46cm invisible zip

Difficulty

Advanced

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Beach, Casual, Romantic
Material
Knits/Jersey

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    Jul 4, 2010, 08.35 AMby inesgr

    Fabulous dress!! I love love love the way the top fits!!!

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      Jul 6, 2010, 01.28 PMby carolyn-s

      Thankyou!

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    Jul 1, 2010, 05.11 PMby hellagabrielle

    What a great looking dress! Your stripe-matching is flawless, nice job!

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      Jul 6, 2010, 01.27 PMby carolyn-s

      thankyou!

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    Jun 25, 2010, 10.57 PMby amarie

    I’ll glady go to prison if I can have this dress.

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    Jun 3, 2010, 09.35 AMby anajan

    Nice use of stripes – love how they accentuate the front twist. Bravo for matching the stripes along the zipper!

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      Jun 3, 2010, 11.37 AMby carolyn-s

      thankyou AnaJan

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    Jun 2, 2010, 02.37 PMby oinochoe

    Very nice dress, especially because of the stripes, they match well with the pattern

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    Jun 2, 2010, 07.17 AMby ghainskom

    Lovely! You’re courageous to pick a stripe on a pattern that says it’s unsuited for stripes! I wonder if you could have done without the zipper altogether, since it’s a knit?

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      Jun 2, 2010, 09.10 AMby carolyn-s

      thankyou! Do you have this pattern? I can easily put on this dress without using the zip so next time I’m totally leaving it out!! I don’t even know why they even have it in the pattern!

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    Jun 2, 2010, 01.52 AMby anything

    hello, this dress is so cute ^ ^

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      Jun 2, 2010, 06.30 AMby carolyn-s

      thankyou!

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