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Making Japanese Dresses

Postby ocetalo » Thu 10.25.2007 9:12 pm

Hello

Well, my mother she makes dresses for brides and the like. She got to see a model in a magazine wearing a yukata and she fell in love with that japanese dress - man she REALLY likes it - so I'm asking to any people (preferrably japanese, I guess) who knows how to make yukata (if any) or knows japanese lady who makes it, please help showing models or explaining. My mother promises sending colombian recipes - colombian food tastes, it does taste - or any other. Again, please help us.
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RE: Making Japanese Dresses

Postby SirFirestorm » Thu 10.25.2007 11:00 pm

if your mother makes dresses all she needs are the plans from a sewing book. And perhaps a pattern book and materials. You could probably find one on amazon or something.
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RE: Making Japanese Dresses

Postby Dehitay » Fri 10.26.2007 12:06 am

I found this site, but it's so short, I have a hard time believing it will be helpful.
http://www.geocities.com/anne_liese_w/J ... kimono.htm

When I first read the thread, I was wondering what a Japanese dress would be like. I thought they would be actual dresses that had become popular creations in Japan while I wasn't looking. But then again, if they call those designs that Chinese women wear dresses, calling a kimono or yukata a dress is just as fair.
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RE: Making Japanese Dresses

Postby BlackFaery » Tue 10.30.2007 2:34 pm

I wanna make dresses to but most of the plans are confusing
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RE: Making Japanese Dresses

Postby BlackFaery » Tue 10.30.2007 2:34 pm

I wanna make dresses to but most of the plans are confusing
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RE: Making Japanese Dresses

Postby succubus » Sun 11.11.2007 10:38 pm

I made one while I was living in South Africa. Just go to a fabric shop and get a pattern from a book. Yukata are really easy to make.
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