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Just a little Colour

Added Oct 21, 2012

by kisses

Kingston, Jamaica






A very simple lined straight dress with contrasting hem line and a peter pan collar in green. I use green to add a little pop to it without making it too dull. There is a kiss pleat at the front neckline and a zipper enclosed at the left side.

The idea was inspired from a dress in the July issue. I modified it by removing the pockets, shorten the contrasting hem band and added a collar instead of the bow at the front. I then totally lined the dress.

I so created the effect that I want I think the colour totally give the dress a different look. This dress is so my favorite right now because of it simplicity and ease of wearing. I am so pleased with the result.

What is your take on it???

Material Notes

Cotton, invisible zip




Garment Type
Cotton, Blends

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    Oct 31, 2012, 08.19 PMby littleladyluxe

    Such a great combination! And the green really suits you. I love it.

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    Oct 22, 2012, 02.34 AMby kisses

    Thanks very much I am so happy :-)

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    Oct 21, 2012, 07.56 PMby pauline alice

    I love your main fabric and the pop of colour. That’s a very graphic dess and it goes perfectly with the pattern. It looks great on you.

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    Oct 21, 2012, 09.22 AMby janene

    I love what you’ve done with this pattern. The green is perfect against that print and the contrasting hemline is fab.

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    Oct 21, 2012, 08.34 AMby Mary Athey

    Its lovely on you and so much nicer than the burda one. well done. great fabric as well x

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      Oct 22, 2012, 02.31 AMby kisses

      Thanks Mary…I so agree with you that my version is much nicer than the original.

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