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Miss I. At The Opera

Added Nov 20, 2010

by mixtlii

Montpellier, France

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Description

At last, my LBD! I made it right before going to the Opera, even had to finish some details in the tramway…
The fabric is a little weird, it was some sofa cover at my grandma’s. It has vertical lines like corduroy, but to touch, it’s like rayon, but more thick…

I used a lutterloh pattern, and in the end it was very different from what I expected! But after ironing, it was nice. By the way, on the pics, it just came out of my suitcase, that’s why it’s a little wrinkly.

So basically it’s a bodice with a square closure, which I like, and a high waisted skirt with inverted pleats. On the front, there are 3 pleats, one big in the middle and two small on the sides, and on the back only 2 small.

So, quite simple… And I added a bow belt. So it’s cute :)

Material Notes

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invisible zipper

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Evening Wear
Material
Blends, Rayon

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    Jan 12, 2011, 03.29 AMby marinaglory

    I love this dress- it’s very classy and fit for the opera!

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    Nov 20, 2010, 09.47 PMby rii

    i love this! it suits and fits you perfectly!

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    Nov 20, 2010, 08.30 PMby janene

    Really flattering. I like it a lot! The bow on the front transforms it into something special. :-)

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    Nov 20, 2010, 08.18 PMby cantare

    This is a great opera dress. Long live the LBD!

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    Nov 20, 2010, 05.59 PMby leeloe

    Very nice.. it suits you very well :)

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    Nov 20, 2010, 05.57 PMby analogue

    Lovely dress, I really like the belt detail. Hope you enjoyed the opera!

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