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Just Another Red Dress? I don't think so :)

Added Nov 1, 2012

by Sewing Your ...

Ankara, Turkey






I had an eye on this gorgeous pattern from the day it was released! There were also very inspiring versions of it on the BurdaStyle’s website.
So I finally managed to make my version of this dress, with a little bit of different touch from my side :)
The shoulders are made in an origami style and the zipper is used as an exposed zipper. I LOVED how it turned out (I seriously consider sleeping with it until my enthusiasm wears off…)
and I definitely intend to sew another version quite soon.
Check out my blog for more details on this project:




Spring, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Business, Casual, Classic

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    Dec 11, 2012, 07.11 AMby The Tropical Sewist

    Those sleeves are simply AWESOME. Would you mind very, very much if I made myself some too? Please?

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    Nov 6, 2012, 04.53 PMby Linda74Sews

    Awesome interpretation of the Burda dress. Where did you get the idea to do the origami detail?

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    Nov 6, 2012, 11.41 AMby alekat

    wow! so fabulous. the shoulder detail really adds an individual touch to a pattern which I’m is used a lot!

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      Nov 6, 2012, 12.52 PMby Sewing Your Style

      yeah, I loved this dress pattern as well! next time I’ll use a contrast color / perhaps a fake leather on the shoulders ;-)

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    Nov 6, 2012, 12.11 AMby barmaglot

    Just gorgeous!!

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    Nov 5, 2012, 08.08 AMby Mai-der

    I love your version!!!!!!!!!!!!! Fab origami sleeves! And the exposed black zipper is a cute effect.

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    Nov 2, 2012, 07.31 PMby chula123

    I agree with Mary; this is not just another red dress ! this is the red dress. Georgeous !!! (even the bottom of your shoes match)

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      Nov 3, 2012, 05.19 AMby Sewing Your Style

      :))) thanks chula.
      and congrats on having quite a selective eye that noticed the shoes :D

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    Nov 2, 2012, 01.46 AMby Anniemollison

    gorgeous. The shoulders are amazing!

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      Nov 2, 2012, 05.14 AMby Sewing Your Style

      thanks! I’ll be posting a tutorial about it in my blog… follow it if you like..

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    Nov 1, 2012, 10.22 PMby DanaRose84

    Wow, love the shoulder detail!

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    Nov 1, 2012, 12.02 PMby kisses

    Fabulous dress I so love the details on the shoulder and the exposed zipper. The choice of colour is definately a plus. Well done

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    Nov 1, 2012, 09.54 AMby jadealamode

    gorgeous dress!

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    Nov 1, 2012, 07.48 AMby Mary Athey

    Its not just.another red.dress?? its another fab red.dress. i love.this and think i.ll make.one.as.well x

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