tea dress

I’ve wanted a green dress, to fell better after this rainy winter… I’ve found the fabric last summer with no idea… then I’ve found in my “atelier” a pattern that I’d forgot…   A Vogue model : 8789 I’m very happy to wear it because it’s really a pleasure, it’s fit well and I’ve no [...]


I used the bodice section from Simplicity 2442 for this dress but omitted the rouched layer on the midriff. The fabric was far too busy to add any more detail! The midriff really does give a flattering shape. It’s one of my favourite vintage-style features. The straps on this pattern curve inwards to create a [...]