Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Black wool blend dress

I used the same Burda dress pattern as my rainbow dress - bascially a princess seamed, A-line dress. The straps are from Burda too but they are supposed to be pleated and I like them sewn in flat. I had to add to the length of them, but I did make them a little too long and now they slip off.
The fabric is a wool lycra fabric that I have had stashed since my uni days. I think I would have bought it from Lincraft. I lined it in a cotton nylon fabric.


  1. Ooh, I love this. The square neckline and those cool shaped straps look very sophisticated.

  2. What a gorgeous 'little black dress'! You are so talented.


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