Added Jan 12, 2012
This is as causal as I get. And it’s a knit! WHAT? Yes. I made something from knits. And I am very proud of myself, thank you very much.
This is Dixie DIY’s Ballet Dress pattern, which is lovely, and bound to become a go to for me, I want one in every color and many patterns. It’s no longer a free download, but you can get it for a mere three dollars here:
And you can see more photos and SO MUCH MORE TEXT here:
cotton (maybe?) knit, thread, elastic, rayon seam binding to stablize shoulders
Behind the seams with Marina von Koenig Part 2
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Pattern of the Week
Hippie meets grunge in this plaid top with flared sleeves and a round neckline.
Leopard and snakeskin are the new neutrals.
Member Project of the Week
Peneloping's hand beaded frock is a real stunner.
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