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My Convertible Dress

Added Jul 20, 2008

by podge

Manchester, Unit...






I was inspired yesturday by rebexy’s convertible dress I had seen these dresses before but never knew how simple they are to make. Rebexy had kindly linked to Rostichery’s infinity dress and also to scriptandserif’s How to. I had a ton of jersey so decided to make one and an hour later I had a new dress. My husband is currently working nights and was snoozing, when he woke up I was wearing the dress, he asked “have you just made that? Have a missed a day!!” I just need to practise tying it now. I think I will end up making a lot of these dresses, they are so versatile, I still can’t believe how easy it was to make.

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    Apr 6, 2010, 01.29 PMby whitneyw

    your dress is gorgeous! I have a question, do you have to finish the strap edges?

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    Mar 31, 2010, 06.58 PMby dilynn918

    I’m glad this dress is back, I don’t why it ever left. This was out in 1974 and I’ve been in love with it ever since. My father made it for me and my mom out of Qiana (fabric no longer exist). It was so much fun to wear. Now its back! Thank you who ever brought it back!

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    Jan 8, 2010, 02.40 AMby gonnange

    thats beautiful. :)

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    Aug 25, 2009, 12.27 PMby sudsiri

    Beautiful,…can I have the pattern please…..

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    Aug 14, 2008, 06.09 AMby rushig

    simply gorgeous..must try it out too

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    Jul 29, 2008, 03.41 AMby fofuchamoz

    beatifulllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll i loved, i want another 4 me can i hav this pattern? :)

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    Jul 22, 2008, 10.12 AMby fabricaddict

    Your dress is stunning and the colour really suits you, I want to make one of these sometime!

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    Jul 21, 2008, 03.10 PMby nenasew

    So pretty and sexy. great job.

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    Jul 21, 2008, 07.10 AMby lybu


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    Jul 21, 2008, 05.08 AMby carottesauvage

    This is superb! Great job!

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    Jul 21, 2008, 12.02 AMby toupinette

    waouh! i really love your dress! great job!

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    Jul 20, 2008, 05.34 PMby janicole

    nice color =]

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    Jul 20, 2008, 04.11 PMby carlatv

    I love the versatility of this dress. The color rocks and you did such a great job!

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    Jul 20, 2008, 02.59 PMby polychromatin

    Loooks really good on you and the color is stunning! Also very nice that you showed some other versions how to wear it! I’lld efinitely make on, too :)

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    Jul 20, 2008, 01.24 PMby laetitia85

    I love this dress. It’s gorgeous. Well done x

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    Jul 20, 2008, 01.00 PMby camilaustral

    the color is just AMAZING!!! if i make one i want it to be this color, is beyond beautiful. i imagine the hubby felt pretty lost in time xD

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