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Posted by PinkWeeds from Omaha, Nebraska, United States • Published See PinkWeeds's 173 projects »
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  • How to make a cut-out dress. Sexy Slit Back Dress (Mini Tutorial) - Step 1
    Step 1

    I started out with this funeral looking wool black dress from the 1980s.

  • How to make a cut-out dress. Sexy Slit Back Dress (Mini Tutorial) - Step 2
    Step 2

    I had to begin by altering the dress to better fit me. It sat a little too low in the sleeves so I removed them and raised them up slightly.

  • How to make a cut-out dress. Sexy Slit Back Dress (Mini Tutorial) - Step 3
    Step 3

    Then I removed the zipper from the back of the dress. The dress was fully lined which made things really easy for me. All I had to do was pin the lining back to the dress and sew.

  • Step 4

    I then added a hook and eye at the top of the dress to fasten the dress together.

  • How to make a cut-out dress. Sexy Slit Back Dress (Mini Tutorial) - Step 5
    Step 5

    I Re-attached the sleeves and determined how short I wanted them. I wanted quarter length sleeves.

  • How to make a cut-out dress. Sexy Slit Back Dress (Mini Tutorial) - Step 6
    Step 6

    I cut and hemmed the sleeves to my desired length.

  • How to make a cut-out dress. Sexy Slit Back Dress (Mini Tutorial) - Step 7
    Step 7

    Lastly I shortened the skirt and re-hemmed both the lining and the dress.

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Steph.
Steph. · Reading, England, GB · 212 projects
Yeah, I would never have thought of that idea! Well done, it looks awesome ^^
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bisiybuldum
bisiybuldum · 12 projects
wow,you are so smart to turn this dress to wonderful piece!
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