Added Sep 7, 2013
A dress made of old sheets from Stylish Dress Book by Yoshiko Tsukiori. I chose dress j so I could finally learn how to make pintucks – they’re easier than expected but I love the end result! I am going to be more careful about my pattern size next time as the size that was for me turned out to have way too much ease – makes me feel like I’m wearing a hospital gown instead of a cute dress.
I wrote more in my sewing blog here: http://cathywu.com/journal/treadling/2013/09/06/ikea-in-benin-stylish-dress-book-dress-j-bosco-is-a-heartbreaker/
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