Added Jan 28, 2014
Washington Dc, U...
The pattern used for this dress was Butterick 5948 view D shirt pattern with the following alterations:
Added 8" to the hem
Added a 9" invisible zipper
Added a 2" hem band
Added a 2" crescent seam at the neck
Cut the sleeve 10" from the top, added 8" to the width of the sleeve, interfaced the sleeve and add pleating to create a puffy sleeve
Add 3" to the bottom of the sleeve, sew the sleeve together adding elastic at the top of the sleeve.
Wool blend houndstooth
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