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Romantic Grecian Jersey Dress

Added Aug 24, 2011

by x0marmar0x

Potomac, Marylan...






My first real attempt at sewing with jersey. Super easy, super quick sew. Took maybe an hour, tops.

Material Notes

A superbly soft rayon jersey knit




Spring, Summer, Fall
Garment Type
Casual, Classic, Romantic

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    Nov 24, 2011, 04.43 AMby monikago

    Love the Grecian jersey dress!

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    Aug 27, 2011, 08.05 PMby chelseasmith

    This is just adorable! I wonder if it would work it a stiffer material, something that could contain my ahem ample bosom. Also, at the shoulder, is that shirring, or is it gathering? I can’t see it that well in the pictures.

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      Aug 30, 2011, 02.33 AMby x0marmar0x

      I think a stiffer material could look great. You should try it! And it’s gathering at the shoulders. :)

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    Aug 25, 2011, 10.06 PMby reliablechef

    please post instructions or what pattern you used. I think I’ll make one after my baby is born! It will be incentive to get back in shape :)

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      Oct 3, 2011, 09.38 PMby x0marmar0x

      finally got around to posting instructions. (although you’ll have to bear with me, it was my first time writing any and i don’t know how understandable they are.) i hope you end up giving it a try! :)

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    Aug 25, 2011, 04.29 PMby kstyled

    Upon closer inspection, is this one piece of white fabric ?

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      Aug 26, 2011, 08.49 PMby x0marmar0x

      it’s actually two pieces for each side of the bodice, one piece for the bottom, and one brownish/black piece too. :)

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      Aug 26, 2011, 08.52 PMby x0marmar0x

      oh goodness gracious. i meant to press reply and i pressed the report as inappropriate button! sorry!!

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      Aug 26, 2011, 10.09 PMby kstyled

      Uh oh! . . . and thanks for the info. ;o)

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    Aug 25, 2011, 06.01 AMby ilksen bahşi

    dress is look like Marilyn Moore dress isn’t it?

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      Aug 25, 2011, 01.45 PMby kstyled

      I was thinking the same exact thing !

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    Aug 25, 2011, 02.26 AMby kstyled

    Ohhhhh, o.k. thanks !

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    Aug 25, 2011, 02.14 AMby kstyled

    Hi! Good Job ! Did you sew this with a sewing machine or a serger?

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      Aug 25, 2011, 02.22 AMby x0marmar0x

      Thanks! I used a sewing machine with a walking foot attached.

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