Added Jun 26, 2011
Ventura County, ...
This was a frumpy thrift shop dress I refashioned to look like a forties style shirtwaist dress. I cut off the long skirt, drafted a six gore skirt from it, added a waistband, and made the sleeves into cap sleeves. I also added some vintage red crochet trim to make it pop.
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Kelerabeus modified our Wool Shorts pattern with adorable scalloped edges.
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