Vintage for September

I’m a few days late with this make, sorry! This was my first time ever making a vintage pattern and it didn’t really go to plan.

It may look like it only needs a decent attack from the iron (and a hem fix!) in this pic but the back reveals the unironed horror a little more

Then there is the collar…

Oops! I still think the dress is really cute though, I just need to put some work into fixing the hem, collar and wrinkliness!
More details on my blog!

9 thoughts on “Vintage for September

  1. very cute dress! You can still top stitch the collar, that would add a nice finish and keep it laying flat for you. I too hate to iron, but find doing so during the sewing process makes everything go so much more smoothly. Great Job!!


  2. an incredibly cute dress !
    you look gorgeous and I think the first photo shows the potential this dress has going for it, so please feel encouraged to fix any minor problems, as I think it will be worth it and you will get lots of wear out of this great little vintage number ! 🙂


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