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Wah wah waves

Added Apr 12, 2011

by laurafm

Oviedo, Spain






I saw that fabric at the store and felt in love at the moment. I exactly knew how I was gonna make the dress. And this is how it turned out!. I used a Vintage pattern for the bodice, with some alterations to make it fit, and gathered skirt.
photo by Helena Exquis

Material Notes

Polyester + lycra (At the shop they call it “crepe” but I’m not pretty sure about that)




Spring, Summer
Garment Type
Beach, Bridal, Casual, Evening Wear, Mod, Preppy, Romantic, Vintage



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    Jun 15, 2011, 05.06 PMby gamchugh

    Love, love, love! I’ve been searching for a bordered fabric like that one.

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    Apr 17, 2011, 03.46 PMby mnavoy

    Love this dresS!

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    Apr 17, 2011, 12.56 PMby fifilina

    it’s lovely

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    Apr 14, 2011, 10.36 AMby fontana

    Great fabric, great dress! Very chic!

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    Apr 13, 2011, 06.44 PMby suzeb

    Super cool fabric!

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    Apr 13, 2011, 11.04 AMby dabura

    adorable dress. looks great on you :)

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    Apr 13, 2011, 09.18 AMby loyl8

    super freaking cute!! I love it!!!

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    Apr 13, 2011, 06.35 AMby juebejue

    love it! wish i have that fabric!

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    Apr 12, 2011, 11.16 PMby lizajane09

    Perfect use of fabric! I love this.

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    Apr 12, 2011, 08.19 PMby otrotamal

    i just love this dress!

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    Apr 12, 2011, 06.57 PMby emily-marie

    adorable! the design makes your poly/lycra look like silk! (at least in the photos) :)

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    Apr 12, 2011, 06.57 PMby loulourosa

    such a lovely dress, and this fabric is just fabulous!

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    Apr 12, 2011, 05.28 PMby zilredloh

    Oooh! I want to shop where you shop.

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    Apr 12, 2011, 03.54 PMby gaviccaabri

    So cute!

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    Apr 12, 2011, 03.52 PMby luluxo

    absolutely stunning! i would by this in a heartbeat. beautiful…

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    Apr 12, 2011, 03.11 PMby karinsi

    Great look! I wish I could find fabric like that at my store more often!

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    Apr 12, 2011, 03.09 PMby iroiro

    Stunning fabric! You have made it into a beautiful dress :)

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    Apr 12, 2011, 02.45 PMby dixiediy

    ahh! I love this. you’re right, that fabric is outstanding! I also love the bodice design.

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    Apr 12, 2011, 02.32 PMby charlotteauzou

    I would love to find amazing fabric like this one at the store !

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    Apr 12, 2011, 02.09 PMby mixtlii

    Very cute! What a good use of the pring… I wish they had that kind of fabric in my local shop!

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    Apr 12, 2011, 01.56 PMby hdk100

    So Cute!!

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    Apr 12, 2011, 01.09 PMby Morolake Dairo

    I love it!awwwwwwww…wah wah wavy!!!!!!!!!!

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