The Perfect Summer Dress by Kira Fred Designs
Added Mar 21, 2012
by Kira Fred
I drafted the pattern for the princess seams myself and I have used it before (as seen in my other project, satin peplum blouse, the skirt on the dress is the peplum pattern but 18 inches long instead of 5 or 6) but I wanted to make a dress with this great eyelet fabric that I have had sitting around forever. I decided to put a black jersey underlay (lining) to give me the option to wear this dress everywhere (not just as a beach cover up). I love this dress and the industrial zipper on the back is a little touch that I like to put on a lot of my designs.
Cotton eyelet, jersey