This year has started out with a full on sprint. Trey and I are moving to a 2-bedroom apartment in March where I will take over the second bedroom and make it a sewing room. (It will also be a Study with a couch and our 4 bookshelves… but I GET MY OWN LITTLE STUDIO!!!) I have already started planning on what new organizational things I really want to make everything just right!
This dress I am still trying to figure out how much I really like it. The fabric is from JoAnn’s and the pattern is Cynthia Rowley 1104. I have already had to alter this dress 3 times to get it to the point where I feel comfortable in it. Originally the dress was a size 14, but after all the alterations it is probably at a size 10 now. The thing that I have reservations about is how full the skirt is. The dress front is one whole pattern piece and the skirt is made out of the darts in the front, however there isn’t as many darts in the back, so the skirt is only full in the front.
The lines were matched nicely in the back, until I put the zipper in. Let me know your opinions about this dress. I seriously keep getting mixed reviews about who likes it and others are giving me suggestions as to how to make it better.
Look at little baby Rey! She loves wearing her headbands that her Grandma made her 🙂