Added Jan 7, 2013
My first real attempt at making a dress without too much input from my very talented mother. I made the pattern too large (must have added extra seam allowances, plus my measurements didn’t exactly fit the Burda sizing charts!) I think it looks lovely, can’t wait to wear it out. I just need a date now!
quite heavy, almost canvas cotton.
Pattern of the Week
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Sewing & Techniques
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