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Shades of Blue

Added Mar 24, 2013

by kisses

Kingston, Jamaica






This dress was made out of left over fabrics. I use different shades of blue along with different fabrics. I mix silk taffeta with chambray. This style was created from using the top of one style to combined with the skirt of another style. It was inspired from the August 2009 issue of Burda magazine

A dress with extended shoulders, flounce inset at front with three fabric buttons and little waist tucks give the skirt a tulip look. A zip is at the back.

I really like how it turned out….Happy Me:-)




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    Mar 31, 2013, 04.28 AMby marloncosta

    WOW! This dress caught my eyes instantly! Nicely made and the teal detail on the neck line is superb! U styled it beautifully with the navy belt and the shoes!

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    Mar 24, 2013, 12.15 PMby perilsp

    This dress ought to be on the cover of the next Burda magazine. You are lovely in it.

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      Mar 25, 2013, 11.56 AMby kisses

      Thanks Perilsp….I think so too :-). I believe in good timing I will on there. Thanks again for the motivation

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    Mar 24, 2013, 11.51 AMby schnui

    This dress is lovely. I have made that pattern into a top and I love it but never thought to do what you have done to make it into a dress and to use 2 different fabrics. You are very creative!!

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      Mar 25, 2013, 11.54 AMby kisses

      Thanks Schnui…I like to mix patterns. I am so working on my creative side right now so your comment means so much to me :-)

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    Mar 24, 2013, 08.44 AMby Mary Athey

    i love how it turned out as well. its just gorgeous. i love the two blues and the fabrics are fab to’gether. you look lovely in it and your photos are lovely and sunny. i’ve been snowed in all week end poor me lol x

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      Mar 25, 2013, 11.52 AMby kisses

      Thanks Mary…You will see sunny weather very soon

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