Added Aug 12, 2013
Halifax, United ...
This is the shirtwaist dress pattern from Gertie’s Book for Better Sewing. I love the modern take on vintage styles in this publication.
The fabric is a beautiful cotton which was a Christmas gift from my parents.
The pattern is slightly more challenging than some of my other makes, but the book has clear instructions, so I encountered no problems.
You can see more pictures on my blog Is It Fitting?
Try out menswear inspired wardrobe staples, like unconventional jackets and high waisted pants.
Find full size patterns for these, and other gorgeous styles in the spring issue!
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Check out Meg's latest mash up of our Princess Seam Top, and see how she made it into a dress!
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Kelerabeus modified our Wool Shorts pattern with adorable scalloped edges.
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