I just made my first polka dot dress ever!! I love it, and it is very comfortable. I used Vogue V9000, making only a few alterations. This was a very easy pattern to sew up – I highly recommend it!!
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Selfish sewing is the best kind of sewing.
I purchased a pile of vintage knit fabric at auction a couple months back. Some was, of course, quite hideous, while some was kitschy retro cute. I do recognize that this is in the eye of the beholder, though.
Well, I mostly just used the yoke pieces, as I cut the yardage to a length I thought would be comfortable (somewhere between views 2 and 3), and cut equal front and back panels from the width. The fabric was pretty wide, so I got both the front and back from one length. Then I used the pattern as a template for the underarm.