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Prom dress for weddings

Added Aug 29, 2011

by Dibii

Riga, Latvia






Made for weddings where I was invited as a guest this summer. I like the silhouette of this dress because it is so girlish and playful. Also I was inspired from fashion of the 20’s which this dress remind me of. So I tried to made the photos inspired from the style of Art Deco. Enjoy them! :)

Sewing was time consuming, but not difficult.

See more on my blog: http://maiacrafts.blogspot.com/2011/09/vasarigas-atskanas.html

Material Notes





Garment Type
Evening Wear, Romantic



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    Aug 13, 2013, 02.12 PMby Brahdelt

    It’s so 1920’s! I love it and your stylised photos. o~~~

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      Aug 13, 2013, 06.23 PMby Dibii

      Thanks! :)

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    Sep 8, 2011, 09.28 PMby jodieth

    This is beautiful. I think this would make a beautiful destination wedding dress in a pastel color.

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    Sep 8, 2011, 07.59 PMby paulajean

    It’s very beautiful. What a lovely color on you as well!

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    Sep 8, 2011, 01.26 PMby robygiup

    Lovely! I really like the detail on the neckline. Flounces are perfect for a wedding dress: I just published a project on the dress I realized for a wedding end of September and the skirt is made of three flounces!!! :)

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    Sep 8, 2011, 12.39 PMby max

    How pretty! I love the colors in the background too!

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    Sep 8, 2011, 08.44 AMby manola6176

    What a pretty dress, perfect for a wedding!!!

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    Sep 8, 2011, 08.29 AMby toupinette

    love it! and fit you very well

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    Sep 7, 2011, 07.13 PMby suribabe

    one word….STUNNING!!!!

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    Sep 7, 2011, 04.33 PMby FabricUiPhoneApp

    Beautiful. I’ll bet that dress was quite the conversation piece. Sewers, don’t be intimated by chiffon! It’s gorgeous = it’s just needs to be dominated. Yes, you need to be the master of this fabric domain. Easily done with a can of Sullivan’s stabilizer spray found in the quilting aisle. It’s a temporary stabilizer…spray it your fabric becomes like think cardboard…so much easier to sew! When you’re done, you wash it with regular water, no soap.

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      Sep 9, 2011, 05.36 PMby snowprincess78

      I wish I had heard of that stuff before! Would have made my last project so much easier…

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    Sep 7, 2011, 04.15 PMby Emeraldstar

    this is sooooo pretty

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    Sep 7, 2011, 01.20 PMby rachelnyc

    Don’t forget to link your project to the pattern! Once it’s linked, others can easily find which pattern you used and it will appear under that pattern’s “Finished Projects.” Wonderful project!

    -Rachel @ BurdaStyle

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      Sep 9, 2011, 04.38 PMby Dibii

      Sorry I can’t find how to do it :(

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      Sep 9, 2011, 10.46 PMby rachelnyc

      Hey Dibii,

      No problem. Let me help you – in the project upload form, there’s a section near the bottom that says “Based On,” it’s right above the “Save” button. If you check that box reading, “My project is based on an existing project or pattern on BurdaStyle” you’ll be able to type in the name of the pattern you used and your project will be linked to that pattern. :)

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    Sep 5, 2011, 10.10 PMby mojo elgin

    Very cute! I love all the ruffles! They give it such nice movement.

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    Sep 5, 2011, 07.53 PMby baka-pepica

    its really great i wanted make this dress , but now maybe i will have courage :)

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    Aug 29, 2011, 07.38 PMby tinybows

    Ooooh, I have that pattern but haven’t felt inspired to use it…until now! Gorgeous photos! The dress looks stunning. I think that is a wonderful color choice.

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      Aug 30, 2011, 07.44 AMby Dibii

      Thank you! It’s a big honor for me to inspire someone to sew. I wish you good fortune to create your own dress that highlights your personality!
      One more time thanks on your compliments!

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    Aug 29, 2011, 01.34 PMby max

    Love it!

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    Aug 29, 2011, 12.16 PMby cequimby

    Pretty and fun! I love ruffles.

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    Aug 29, 2011, 10.46 AMby ilksen bahşi

    wow. very good very sexy dress. Dress is look like Hollywood star dress.

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    Aug 29, 2011, 10.02 AMby melissalexandar

    I really like this dress, all those ruffles are so playful, and the color is magnificent!! I also like all your head pieces! excellent!

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    Aug 29, 2011, 09.36 AMby miss-t-2

    It is really nice :) What pattern did you use?

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      Aug 29, 2011, 10.54 AMby Dibii

      The pattern is from BURDA 7/2010

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