Introduction: How to Make a Mini Strapless Lace Dress

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This versatile belted and laced dress would be perfect to go clubbing, a dinner or even prom! As you all might know, I'm a big fan of pink, but you can definitely make it in another color. 

Step 1: You Will Need

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Fabric: Lycra or jersey, Lace.
Measuring tape.
Chalk.
Pins.
Sewing machine.
Scissors.
Elastic band.

Step 2: First Step

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Let's start by making the Top.

Picture #1 and Picture #2: First measure the width, in this case 42 cm.

                                               Primero mide el ancho del top, en este caso es de 42 cm.


Picture #3: Then cut the fabric

                    Luego corta la tela


Picture #4 and Picture #5: Make sure tu pin together the fabric, to make sure when you have to sew.

                                               Asegúrate de asegurar la tela con los alfileres, para luego coser


Picture #6: Fold the fabric as you can see in the picture

                    Dobla la tela como puedes ver en la imagen


Picture#7: And safe the fabric with pins.

                   Y asegura con alfileres un extremo de la tela.


Step 3: Second Step

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Now let's make the skirt.

Picture #8: measure the length you want and the width has to be the double of your size (waist) 
 
                     mide el largor que deseas que sea el vestido, y el ancho debe ser el doble de tu talla (cintura)


Picture #9 and Picture #10: Pin the fabric and then sew it together

                                                  Asegura la tela y pincha la tela para luego coser

Picture #11: Cut the excedent fabric

                      Luego corta el excedente de tela

Picture #12 and Picture #13: grab the lace and cut according to the skirt, to have the same measurements  

                                                     ahora con el encaje mide y corta de acuerdo a la falda.

Picture #14 and Picture #15: Then sew the lace

                                                     Luego cose el encaje

Picture #16: place the lace and fabric like you see in the picture and safe with pins the elastic band.

                       coloca el encaje y la tela como puedes ver en la imagen y asegura con alfileres la banda elástica.

Picture #17: Then safely sew the elastic and fabrics

                       Luego cuidadosamente cose el elástico y la tela juntos

Picture #18: Would look like this :)

                      Te quedará así :)

Step 4: Third Step

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The last Part!


Picture #19 and Picture #20: Now unite the top and skirt, and then sew

                                                     Unir el top y la falda para luego coser


Picture #21 and Picture #22: Add a belt with the lace, right on the waist line :)

                                                     Agrega un cinto con el encaje, bien en la línea de la cintura :) 



Comments

jjkende (author)2011-08-24

I'm making this today!! sooo exited!!

Sunbanks (author)2011-05-26

My goodness, that dress is so cute!

giannyl (author)Sunbanks2011-06-01

I'm glad you like it! :)

DadySewCoolNYC (author)2011-05-26

Hola Reina, Your favorite New Yorker again. I tried this before, but it was not nearly as easy-peasy as yours! I will try it again this holiday weekend. Yes, I will send you some photos. Keep up your fantastic work my love!


Su ciudadano fiel de Nueva York otra vez. Traté esto antes, pero no fui casi como fácil-facil como suyo. Yo lo trataré otra vez este fin de semana de vacaciones. Si Yo le enviaré algunas fotos. ¡Manténgase al ritmo de su trabajo fantástico, mi amor!

giannyl (author)DadySewCoolNYC2011-06-01

Hi there! I'll expecting the photos ;) Best of luck sweety! :)

flyingpuppy (author)2011-05-26

Interesting website, Giannyl.

giannyl (author)flyingpuppy2011-06-01

Thank you very much! ;)

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