Black dress and big red roses
This Sunday I wanted to present you my last finished project. I always wanted a black dress with big red roses and I finally found the fabric which corresponds exactly to my desire: lightweight, flowered and soft (this is viscose)! I couldn’t resist and bought 4 meters of it.
Then I had to find the model that would suit to this texture and I picked up this sewing pattern on Burda style.
Then I started my project. First step was to cut the fabric. Hum! I didn’t know in what I was diving to. The viscose is super slippy and it is hard to cut it the right way and it took me a loooot of time. But I managed it and I could start to sew.
Yes, yes! Or almost, the instruction page is for me like an unknown language and hard to understand. I know I choose an intermediate level of difficulty but I didn’t know that the difficulty was to read instructions. Hooops! (I bought a novice level sewing pattern last year and with the scheme and everything it was really really easier to understand). But with my beloved Youtube and my natural intelligence (hinhinhin), I passed the test and finally finished the dress! And now I’m so happy!
I wanted to make it a little bit oversized so I choose to cut it a size up and here is the result (click the pictures, it’s a gallery 🙂 ):
I didn’t make a reportage of every step of the project (I’m sorry, I’m just starting the blog) but if you have questions or have advice for me leave a comment.
Cheers my Dears!
10 Replies to “Black dress and big red roses”
Super! Elle te va vraiment bien 🙂 gros bisous
Merci Hélène! Gros bisous à toi
trés jolie robe ! bisous
Faite avec amour! Bisou
Coucou cousine super tes projets. J adore ta robe et ton style bien à toi bravo et continue. Grosse bise . Nana burton.
Merci Nana! J’espère que tout va bien pour toi <3 De gros bisous
Superbe! Et j’adore l’ensemble avec le perfecto et les baskets