Recent Dress Making: Adjusting patterns

Recent Dress Making: Adjusting patterns

I have really enjoyed dress making as a new hobby and I decided to make another dress like the Elephant print dressĀ I made a while back. The only problem was that despite following the pattern precisely I ended up with far too much room around my back and shoulders but I was worried about making the Continue reading

Dress in elephant print cotton

Dress in elephant print cotton

One of my great achievements last week was this dress. I am new to dress making and have only made one other pattern before. I have had the pattern and the fabric waiting to make it for ages and I love when a plan suddenly comes together. My friend Emma also likes dress making and so we made a day Continue reading