Added Oct 6, 2013
My mother-in-law, which is a very nice person, gave me an old dress of hers to do whatever I wanted with it. So I made my first try in up cycling, and I’m really happy with the result!
I removed the sleeves, fitted the dress with darts, added the collar, and kept the buttons at the back.
There is more information on my blog: Marie in the cave
A vintage cotton dress from ca. 1972
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!
Meg's Magazine Mash Up!
Check out Meg's latest mash up of our Princess Seam Top, and see how she made it into a dress!
Member Project of the Week
Kelerabeus modified our Wool Shorts pattern with adorable scalloped edges.
Check out this step-by-step on sewing our edgy, asymmetrical, paneled dress!
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