Added May 5, 2014
by Frances Poff
Just the challenge I needed to get me cracking on with sewing! I made it in size 44 (a size I haven’t been for such a long time) and it actually fitted!! That was enough of a thrill as you can imagine!
So, photography is really bad as trying to do myself, but the dress makes me very happy. If I have time before the deadline I’ll see if someone else will volunteer to photograph me…
Anyway, made this for a bit of fun to play along with the challenge, I’m hoping I’ll have to take it in some more before summer arrives in the Southern Hemisphere, but I won’t be complaining if it’s too big for me come Christmas :>
Link to pattern: http://www.burdastyle.com/pattern_store/patterns/pleated-designer-dress?utm_source=burdastyle&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=bsmhblog04162014-pleateddesignerpattern
Cotton sateen with 5% elastane, really comfortable.
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