It does. The fringing was kind of fun, but didn’t suit the fabric or the shape of the dress. And …
Thanks! I don’t know where you could get a similar fabric though – maybe spoonflower?
We were second row, too, so daleks, silurians, and the silence right in front of us!
Steal away – it’s lots of fun
This is a refashion. The original dress (bottom corner of main photo and last photo) was bought for a Vinnies formal 30th (go to a charity shop, find something ridiculous, buy it and wear it). I ha…
This is one of the best things I’ve ever seen here on Burdastyle. The fabric is exquisite, you’ve…
Although I haven’t sewn much (yet!) from this particular decade, it has to be the 1930s. The eleg…
My first thought on seeing it, too.
That looks amazing! I love the colour.
One of my school friends had her 30th birthday party yesterday. She’s studying costume design (we stay in touch complimenting each others’ creations on Facebook) and decided to make her party Film …
The extra bits of red were a great idea.
Where’s the colour? When I think cheer, I don’t think grey, black, white, black, navy, black, and…
Looks great! The fit across the shoulders is just right.
Thank you – the sash wasn’t part of the pattern, but I thought the dress really needed the break …
I shall have to get some fairy wings then!
Thank you, Mary!
The hem definitely needs a proper pressing, but my goodness it takes ages to press so much fabric…
Oh thank you!
Thanks. It was daunting to resize, but it’s daunting every time trying a new technique or fabric.
It really makes the dress I think
Dress up outerwear with deep shawl collars and sew up a lovely fitted dress with a flounced hemline.
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