Added Jul 7, 2012
Originally the skirt was supposed to be gathered but the pleats were better suited with the 60’s style I was going for. I had never used piping before and it turned out really well. The only thing I would change is the way the straps turned out, but likely, I am just obsessing.
I bought the yellow fabric in Downtown Los Angeles for $1.00/yard.
Pattern of the Week
The oversized shape has a cool bell shaped silhouette with a wide body and fitted sleeves
Stock up on our favorite BurdaStyle patterns sewn in white!
Learn How to Sew Knits Successfully With a Sewing Machine
Join Meg Healy in this 6 Week Course, we have just re-opened enrollment for a limited time!
Meg's Magazine Mash Up 2014
Take a look at Meg's 2014 Mash Ups, and get the special pattern bundle that includes them all
You must allow our "request for permission" request to login to Burdastyle with Facebook.