Added May 21, 2014
Is there anything as nice as shirtdresses? I’m not sure, so it was time I tried to make one.
I used Simplicity 2246 pattern, aka the lisette traveler dress, replacing the softly curved skirt by a gathered rectangle. It’s finished with French seams, bias tape and I’m pretty happy with it!
Photos by Madhya
Plaid cotton (maybe Madras?), bias tape, vintage porcelain buttons
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