How do you make an Egyptian dress?

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The most common Egyptian dress is the rectangle robe dress, which is made from rectangle shaped fabrics. These are stitched down the sides for 45 inches of their length, then the armholes are left unstitched for 15 inches, and a neck curve is cut out. To view the entire process of making this dress, just follow this link; http://www.fashion-era.com/ancient_costume/egyptian_fancy_dress_2_robes.htm
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1. Cut two 60 by 45 inch rectangles from your fabric. Measure halfway along one of the 45 inch edges and make a mark in pencil. Measure three inches to either side of this mark and
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First you get fabric, about two of you tall, and about 6-8 inches wider than you. Fold in half hamburger-wise, than sow down the two open sides, BUT LEAVE ABOUT 10 INCHES for your
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1. Choose a wrap dress pattern that you like. You can use a pattern from a commercial company like McCall's, Simplicity, Vogue, New Look or KwikSew, or you can use one of the online
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1. Use a piece of chalk to draw the design on an extra large T-shirt. Draw the top, which is around the chest (like a tank top) and under the underarms. Hold up to the chest for exact
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How to Make Egyptian Dresses
The legendary beauty of queens Nefertiti and Cleopatra have given Egyptian dresses an allure passed down through the ages. During the period known the New Kingdom, Egypt was experiencing newfound prosperity as the Egyptian empire became more expansive... More »
Difficulty: Moderately Easy
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Making an Egyptian dress is easy. For the top, you can use a sleeveless white shirt. The collar should be made from a stiff fabric formed into a large circle with a cutting of an inner circle for the head. The collar must be draping over the shoulders.You could make gold accents on the collar with the use of gold foil papers or with fabric paints. For the bottoms, a half-slip or any plain white skirt would suffice. For the belt, use an elastic strap with a gold edging or buckle with gold accents. The armband should also be lined with gold, or should resemble a gold cuff. A sandal of a neutral color would complete the outfit.
The easiest Egyptian dress you can learn how to make is the tunic style. You will need material, measuring tape and scissors. Finding Egyptian printed material may be challenging. You can find more information here: www.fashion-era.com
Making an Egyptian dress is relatively easy because there are not a lot of pieces of fabric to piece and sew together. When choosing your fabric it is best to choose a nice clean color like white, and a fabric that is breathable. You can find more information here: www.fashion-era.com
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