Added Apr 11, 2010
London, United K...
I took the Alexander blouse patterns and altered it into a dress! Changes including – adding a wedge to the outer sleeve so both the front and back are on grain, adding a pleated skirt, raising the waist seam by a few inches, turning the back buttoning into a zipper, and narrowing the facings. Oh, and I left off the peplum and belt on this version, too!
See loads more photos and read about all my changes over at FehrTrade.com
The fabric is from Ikea, called Josefin
Happily, it’s only £3.99/m and this dress used just about 2m!
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