What do you do when you receive a wedding invitation with a dress code like this?
You buy new fabric and make two new dresses. Of course! What other option was there?
I had ‘nothing’ already suitable in my wardrobe or fabric stash. And it was a spring wedding in Queensland so I couldn’t be sure of the weather on the day. I needed at least two options….
This is the one I wore. Aren’t the textiles in the hotel lobby excellent?
This dress is a repeat of what seems to be becoming my TNT sheath dress, based on BurdaStyle 02/2014#141. Made up in scuba. Previous versions blogged already and I’m sure I’ll be making more. There are some further fit adjustments needed.
With this one, the bust apex was too low so I did a lazy short bodice adjustment: I took 2 cm out of the shoulder seam…
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