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Wax strapless dress / Mix and Match

Added Jan 14, 2014

by joliesbobines

Paris, France






I would like to make a strapless wax dress for a long time, and my boyfriend bring me this fabric from a travel in Ghana, so let’s go !
I used the Bustier dress from Burda easy winter 2010 and the Chardon skirt by Deer & Doe


Material Notes

Wax cotton




Summer, Spring
Garment Type
Ethnic, Romantic

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    Feb 10, 2014, 11.40 AMby Joli-e-mome

    Hi, what a wonderful dress! I really love it. I am not able to find the pattern you have used. Would you agree to lend me the pattern only for the corset?

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      Mar 20, 2014, 10.33 PMby EliPapi

      Hi, you can use the bodice from pattern #122C Bodice Dress 12/2013. It is very similar.

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    Jan 15, 2014, 04.26 PMby MojoHollz

    Beautiful dress and your boyfriend has a great eye for fabric!

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    Jan 15, 2014, 02.50 AMby Manic Pop

    Great fabric!

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    Jan 15, 2014, 02.11 AMby SofiaBlake


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    Jan 14, 2014, 09.54 PMby Mary Athey

    Great fabric and what a nice boyfriend you have to get you this. He has a good eye for fabric and the dress is lovely on you x

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      Jan 15, 2014, 02.14 PMby joliesbobines

      I was so happy :when he bring me this fabric :)
      Thanks !

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    Jan 14, 2014, 08.52 PMby Makeda Haberdasheress

    This came out great and looks wonderful on you!

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      Jan 15, 2014, 02.13 PMby joliesbobines

      Oooh thank you so much :)

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    Jan 14, 2014, 06.32 PMby Moimisie

    Wow, this is gorgeous on you! Did you use boning in the bustier?

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      Jan 15, 2014, 02.12 PMby joliesbobines

      Thanks so much !
      I used Whalebones (baleines en français ;)

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    Jan 14, 2014, 05.12 PMby bebebijouboutique

    Wow, I love the fabric!

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      Jan 15, 2014, 02.11 PMby joliesbobines

      Thanks ! (and to my friend !)

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    Jan 14, 2014, 03.39 PMby nrobson


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