Every so often it’s nice to sew something completely different, and so it was with great delight that I got to work on a pattern I was given a few months ago. I’ve made a few clothes here and there over the years and I really enjoy it. So after I’d sourced the fabric (so much fun!) and found what I was after, I set to work redrafting the pattern to fit my shape.
I made my first dress in navy blue (ponte roma jersey to be precise). It was a lovely weight jersey to work with and didn’t move under the machine too much. I particularly love the cuffs on this dress; if you’ve got a plain fabric it’s nice to have some extra detail in the design……. so here it is…..