I made this dress about a week ago but wanted to share it with all of you. I decided it was time to make my version of Lady Mary’s garden party/flower show dress from Downton Abbey.  I had the fabric and the inspiration, but just had to settle on the pattern and my final vision. [...]


I made Butterick 6582 – the 60′s retro reprint – as part of the Sew Weekly Celebration challenge.  The dress was so fast and easy to make, and I love how it turned out. This dress almost didn’t happen.  I originally made another dress as part of the Sew Weekly Celebration challenge, but I hated [...]