One more dress for me ;-)

Kid’s Clothes Week is gone and I thought I deserved a dress for myself (good excuse!). This pattern was the first one I bought for myself a few of months ago, but I have been avoiding doing it because it is more fitted and I wanted to practice a little more before finally making it 🙂

The pattern is “The Ultimate Shift Dress” from Sew Over It. This pattern can be made not only has a dress but also as a top or tunic with sleeves or sleeveless with neck frill or facing. I choose the dress with sleeve frill.



I made a size 8 with no changes to the original. I think the darts (coincidently) were in the right place which is good because I don’t know yet how to move them and I am happy with the overall fit. The only thing I would like to change is the armhole construction which I will have to think about it next time!

The fabric is Pepper Liberty and I was after a look that would not be too much “I’m on holidays” or “I’m going to a party” and I think I got it 😉



Hope you have a great week 🙂

6 thoughts on “One more dress for me ;-)

    • fairiesbubblesco

      Thank you so much Marta 🙂
      (as sabrinas são da secção de criança da Debenhams, lol já as comprei há uns dois anos 😉 )


    • fairiesbubblesco

      Obrigada Magda 🙂 Ainda tenho um longo caminho pela frente no que diz respeito a fazer roupa para mim, mas estou a gostar bastante 😉


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