The Olivia Reverse Knot Dress »
InstructionsI used "the Olivia Reverse Knot Dress" pattern, of course. The main difference with mine is that instead of putting a band at the bottom (which I thought would have been too much with the overlay), I lengthened the skirt piece to include the band measurement.. When I sewed the side seams I only joined as far as the bodice and then seamed the two skirt layers separately :) Other than that, I ...
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Type of item: Clothing
I adapted this pattern for some material I had. I used a small red gingham for the bodice and white nice bodied fabric w/sheer overlay of butterflies :)
What was your inspiration?
Wanted to make a dress for a special baby shower and really wanted to use the butterfly fabric :)
What are you most proud of?
I love the way it turned out! Adapting it to my wants and it working :)
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Read over the whole pattern first, just as she recommends. Helps the whole process flow!