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Open Back Flower Dress

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For this dress, my inspiration was a bit Audrey Hepburn, a bit Miu Miu 2008, a bit Luella (with her heart shaped cut-outs), and a bit of happen-stance with finding a beautiful printed organza.

I use flat patterning to create a contour fit bodice and circle skirt.

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Step 1: Supplies

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For making the pattern
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Patterning Paper
Gridded Rulers
A Hip/Sleeve Curve
Paper Scissors
Pencil and Eraser
Cork Panels
A Flexible Rulers


Fabric/Supplies
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Organza
Satin
Flexible Breast Cups
Buttons
Zippers

Sewing
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Fabric Scissors
Embroidery Scissors
Satin Pins
Awl
Seam Ripper
Chalk
Size 9 Sewing Machine Needles
Fine Thread

Lei_Kei1 year ago
I absolutely love the shape of this dress, especially the open back!
I adore the open back. This dress is lovely, and congratulations on your win in the contest!
debdegraeve3 years ago
This is gorgeous!!!!!
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