I call it the shirt dress with a difference, because, well, its a little bit different!
Here’s the original from 1953:
And here’s my slightly modified version:
My version uses a stretch cotton sateen to get a nice fit – and a self drafted circle skirt. I have a strong feeling the pleated wiggle skirt in the original wouldn’t be flattering on anyone with a tummy!
The pattern is so easy, and the dress fits wonderfully. I’m definitely going to make another version! As always, the full story on my blog…