What a busy month October has been. I have managed to get three dresses completed in October and blogged, with another on it’s way! Let’s look at those that are finished …
I don’t think I could choose a favourite but the fun dress is this Vogue pattern by Kay Unger. I don’t fancy gathered skirts but give me a pleat and that changes everything. The fabric is a cotton sateen from Spoonflower, I purchased on a bit of an impulse, ’cause it was love at first sight!
The blog post ‘Geektastic marries Vogue’ with more pics and details is HERE
My second Chloe by Victory Patterns wasn’t on my to do list at all until a visit to Fabric Warehouse (to get lining for my Kay Unger dress) and it just happily hopped into my bag! I thought this was an ideal Spring/Autum dress that would go well with boots or shoes, once the weather warms up a little.
The blog post “Cotton Chloe” with more pics and details is HERE
After watching my daughter wear her favourite dress to death, I was on a quest to make another of similar style. The pattern that fitted the brief (teenager demands!) perfectly was Ava, again by Victory Patterns. I’m pleased to say that this is now her all time new favourite dress – thank goodness, otherwise all that hard work would have just sat on a bedroom floor.
The blog post “Black Lace Ava” with more pics and details is HERE
Today I made a muslin for the Billie Jean wiggle dress by Bluegingerdoll. If I can get this finished in the next couple of days I can official include that in my Frock-tober achievements. Here’s a bit of a peek preview …