I am just a day away from finishing McCalls 5861. It has been quite a challenge which I can’t wait to share with all of you. Here are the two fabrics I used.
Anyway, the reason for this post is that a friend has dared me to make a Carmen Miranda outfit and I have taken on the dare. Why? I don’t know..except I do love a challenge.
Most of her movie clothes were outrageous.
I would like to make something that depicts her, but that is wearable.
I was thinking something like this:
I have searched a bit on Wikia and have not come up with anything yet. Just putting it out there to see if any of you have suggestions or know of a similar pattern. It would most likely be from the 1940’s.