Sew Retro: Perfect Fit Bombshell Dress »
Instructionsthis time, i made the bustier top only :)
Type of item: Clothing
Style: Cute, Retro / Vintage, Funky, Whimsical
cotton for the bustier top, and what i thought was linen for the skirt. after working with it, i'm pretty sure the skirt material is synthetic of the first order.
What was your inspiration?
in craftsy's blog post on the recent bombshells, "chance of rain's" bombshell separates:
made me green with envy... so i made a bustier top for my birthday. i didn't include boning or lining just yet, since temps are pretty high on my august birthday, but i'll be adding them in!
more about it here, if you like: http://oonaballoona.blogspot.com/2011/08/gossip-girls.html
What are you most proud of?
the color combination!
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
jump in with both feet, you're gonna LOVE it.