A frustrating pattern, a re-worked dress
Case in point, the dress I made from this pattern:
I got so into it that I didn't stop to try it on, hold it up, or think about how it was turning out. I sewed the zipper in and everything. How silly of me. I try it on, and it looks like a potato sack with some lace and a collar! It was too awful to take a picture of with me wearing it, but here's what it looked like first:
I looked at something like this for inspiration:
(Anthropologie)And here are some other cute plaid dresses, before you see mine:
(ModCloth)Hm, looking at these makes me wish I had given mine a natural waist... but, too late now. Here's a pic!