Because we all have them (right, people? Right?). And if my M.O. is anything, it's keepin' it real. So check out this, my second sundress sewn (partly) from Vogue 8766 — a scroll-down nightmare.
Try it. The bodice looks great...lovely fit...nice spaghetti halter straps....cute daisy print...sweet button placket detail...and then (scrolling down), oh dear, that skirt:
My husband tells me it's adorable. I think he likes that it's, er, defining through the bodice. I do love the daisies. I choose the print because it had a Sassy magazine-circa-1992 sweetness to it.
I once again used shirring to gather the back bodice. This time I used a single large rectangle for the back bodice and skirt. Last time, I cut the bodice and skirt separately, and it turned out much better. I think the fabric choice this time around had a lot to do with it:
|Also, I should iron more|