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Love of Luxury Dress

Added May 20, 2011

by or8

Hope Valley, Uni...






Figure following sheath dress with tulip skirt. I made this in grey suiting with a grosgrain ribbon trim. Is from Burda Style Magazine 08/2009.

Really easy to make and flattering over stomach ;-)))

I wore this dress all winter needs drycleaning so spent quite an amount at the cleaners!

Material Notes

Grey wool suiting, grosgrain ribbon




Garment Type

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    May 25, 2011, 10.09 AMby poppykettle

    I love the textured look of the fabric, and especially the bow :)

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    May 23, 2011, 02.32 AMby marzenka1

    Its so beautiful! i have been looking foe this pattern! where can i get it? does any one know?

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      May 23, 2011, 03.25 PMby or8

      Hi. Thanks! It’s from the Burdastyle Magazine 08/2009 pattern 128. Someone else mentioned that they had made one the same from a Vogue pattern but I don’t know which one sorry.

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    May 21, 2011, 10.27 PMby Tokie Ang

    this is nice!! i love the way u do the tulip shape^^

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    May 20, 2011, 05.11 PMby Ralf Schmitz

    adorable dress with such an elegant and simple style! i really really like it! and i adore your choice of material big time!

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      May 21, 2011, 09.09 AMby or8

      Thanks Ralf. Got the material off eBay bit of a risk but it worked out ok.

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    May 20, 2011, 01.48 PMby violetsky

    Wow I love the pleating.

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      May 21, 2011, 09.11 AMby or8

      The pleating is my favourite feature as it hides quite a bit ;-))

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    May 20, 2011, 01.32 PMby wildflower31

    Very Classic, Love the Pleating.

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      May 21, 2011, 09.12 AMby or8

      Thanks wildflower

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    May 20, 2011, 12.52 PMby carolyn-s

    This looks great! I’ve made up this one too, just haven’t posted pictures of it yet. Nice to see it made up!

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      May 20, 2011, 01.36 PMby or8

      Thanks! Did you make any of the other pieces in that section? I really loved them all but haven’t got around to having a go at any.

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    May 20, 2011, 12.37 PMby suzetewilliams

    Nice dress,but are you sure it’s from the Burda Magazine? Sorry for the question, it’s just that I have made one exactly the same from a Vogue pattern… Either way, it’s really lovely.

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      May 20, 2011, 12.54 PMby carolyn-s

      yes, it is pattern 128 from the 08/2009 Burdastyle magazine.

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      May 20, 2011, 01.34 PMby or8

      Hi Thanks! Yes it’s from my first ever Burda Magazine. I haven’t seen the Vogue one off to have a look

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    May 20, 2011, 12.30 PMby secondbedroom

    Wow! Hello, this is beautiful!

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      May 20, 2011, 01.36 PMby or8


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