Added Aug 22, 2010
Sies 4 -8 this is the Size 8 whose finished chest size is 30 1/2 in. My girl’s chest measures 26 1/2 in.
“Girl’s dress. shirtwaist dress features rounded collar and front placket detail.”
The skill level on this pattern says intermediate, and yes, there are some portions that require a great deal of patience to execute correctly. BUT, you’ll never wonder HOW they should be executed. The pattern instructions are just that careful and I think that any novice can take a stab at this project and be successful.
I’m making another right away since this pattern doesn’t come in any bigger sizes
Quilting cotton I got from Hancocks. This dress is kinda like my muslin because I was disappointed with the quality of the fabric while working with it. For all the work I put into this dress I wish that I would have invested in the premium quilting cotton.
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