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Zac Posen inspired plum dress

Added Nov 23, 2014

by mnemosyne-1

Kırklareli, Turkey






Full skirted, fully lined fit and flare dress, self drafted pattern.
As soon as I saw the Zac Posen dress, I fell in love..:) and I knew that I had to create that dress, so 6 tiered almost full skirt, set in kimono sleeves and lots of darts later, here is my dress..

Material Notes

Wool blend plum color fabric, plum lining, zipper closure at the center back, and horsehair braid for the stiff hem.




Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Garment Type
Preppy, Romantic, Classic
Satin, Silk, Taffeta, Wool

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    Jan 1, 2015, 07.38 PMby Ellen Hatteland

    This is cool! You have done a great job with this dress! :)

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      Jan 3, 2015, 06.23 AMby mnemosyne-1

      Thank you so much..:)

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    Nov 25, 2014, 11.07 PMby slmnstyle

    Great job knocking off the Zac Posen dress! He should feel threatened by your talent! It is really cute :)

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      Nov 26, 2014, 07.15 AMby mnemosyne-1

      Wow, I’m embarrassed a bit, thanks for your lovely comment..:)

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    Nov 25, 2014, 06.22 PMby Kocotte

    very nice, I love your dress

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    Nov 25, 2014, 11.04 AMby klarakeler

    Wow, look at how beautifully made this dress it! With the full lining and all… I can see you loved making it and I’m guessing you love wearing it. Hope it lasts forever coz it’s so pretty!

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      Nov 25, 2014, 11.49 AMby mnemosyne-1

      Thank you for your lovely comment. I loved making it and I’m so glad it turned out well. :)

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    Nov 24, 2014, 09.40 PMby Mary Athey

    Gorgeous dress x

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      Nov 25, 2014, 11.50 AMby mnemosyne-1

      Thank you very much. :)

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    Nov 24, 2014, 02.44 AMby tessi

    What an amazing talent you have! Your rendition is spot-on! LOVELY!

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      Nov 24, 2014, 07.50 AMby mnemosyne-1

      Thank you so much. :)

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