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
Check out Kate Middleton's stand-out spring dress
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You’ll want to wear this dress to tiki parties, spring weddings, and afternoon dates...
Sewing & Techniques
Check out Meg's Sweetheart Dress project and how she made it!
Hit the road in easy dresses, slouchy tees, and bootcut pants.
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