Purple Printemps Dress

I finished the purple dress that I wrote about on my last what I’m working on Wednesday post. The pattern is McCall’s M6507. It features a cowl neckline with the front cut on the bias, low back with a horizontal bar across the upper back, and tucks on a front skirt overlay. I made the dress from a thrifted sheet, bought with this pattern in mind.

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Coral Cambie


This is Sewaholic’s very popular Cambie dress.  After admiring other renditions for months (years?), I decided to make one of my own.  It features pockets, a sweet-heart neckline and gathers where the cap sleeves meet the bodice. I chose to make the version with the straight skirt. Continue reading