Hello. This is my first post. I’ve really enjoyed watching all of your projects and it was high time I got in on the fun myself!
This is a dress I finished a few months ago. Its only a humble house dress but made up in a lightweight cotton voile I think its pretty darn glamorous. When I wear it I feel like Ginger Rogers.
I used the Vintage Pattern Lending Library’s Ladies Hooverette Day Dress from the early to mid 1930′s. Aside from the 5+ yards of hemming that I did by hand, the pattern was a cinch to sew and I will be making it again. The lines are so simple that I even think it would be dreamy made up in a chiffon for evening. Then I could really channel Ginger!
Oh, and look, here I am doing my best twirl a la Ginger!
I’ve got lots of recent finished projects I look forward to posting here, so i’ll be seeing you soon!