It's not a super complicated pattern, but for me, this was a lesson in little details. The pleats needed measuring and that accent collar-thing needed a lot of ironing, and I have to confess that I'm a little surprised that I didn't botch anything.
My hubby is awesome. Look at the texture in that seersucker! Mad photo skillz.
I managed to sew straight around the collar-thing, and I even finished the armholes without any disasters. But the little details MAKE this dress for me. I mean, who doesn't love a bow or three? So girly!
And the buttons...six for a dollar, and they are so cute. I love the detail around the edges. PS-I am terrified of buttonholes, so I fake them out with a loop of elastic. One day, I promise I'll try it. But not today.
Expect tons and tons of pics of the wild toddler looking all sweet on Easter morning.
Speaking of Easter, here's how I'm getting ready for it: