First Post: Good, bad, downright ugly?

By on July 29, 2012

This is my first post on We Sew Retro after being a lurker for a while now and I need some opinions on this dress that I just finished.

I was saving this (what I think is) vintage or retro cotton fabric for the right pattern because I could not decide what I wanted to make it into, and I finally decided on a basic shirt dress (Simplicity 2246) to show off the pattern on the fabric, and now I think I hate it. I’m trying to decide if I should leave it as is or shorten it to a longer blouse or not too long tunic length. It does look a bit better on me than it does on my dress form but I am habitually camera shy . Honest opinions would be greatly appreciated.

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