This month is another double whammy for my New Years resolution - a pattern I was given and fabric that I had in storage! I made the top version, but it think that come Autumn I will make the dress version ready to wear with boots and tights.




I used a chiffon type fabric to it is lightweight but also quite slippery and therefore trickier to work with. Once I had cut out the pieces I marked my dart notches with taylor tacks so that I didn't mark the white fabric. CHalk is supposed to 'rub out' ...

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