Overwhelmingly, the members of Stitch Once, Rip Twice voted in favor of one choice. May I present the...
- Your simple dress can be for yourself or someone else, and there's no restriction to which pattern, fabric, or style!
- It can be made from scratch or refashioned, just as long as you use your sewing skills.
- Share anything you would like on your blog or on the group's Facebook page along the way. That includes patterns, techniques, inspiration, project ideas, problems, and in-progress pictures.
- Have your finished dress done and posted by June 15th either on your personal blog or on the Facebook page. The week after the deadline, I'll put together a wrap-up post with everyone's finished garments so we can all see!
Also, if you have a blog, post the button above by grabbing the code below! Thanks to Scooter for designing our button. :)
Usually, I show a few inspiration images for a particular garment, but this challenge is a simple dress, which could be just about everything!!! Instead, I will share a few collages of the patterns from my collection, plus a couple of ideas that I am kicking around right now.
I have a whopping 56 dresses in my huge pattern collection, about half of which I definitely don't want to sew because the pattern is too intricate, ugly (I received some for free), or for the winter months so I wouldn't be able to wear it right away! Here are a few patterns that I have been mulling over...