I’m still reeling with ideas from Kari Mecca’s classes at the Original Sewing and Quilt Expo ’15. Fortunately, while there I had stocked up on spaghetti bias, so I was ready to go full steam ahead on this dress and a matching one for and AG doll.
I started with a Simplicity pattern but wish I had found one without a yoke. It left precious little room for the applique’ and I doubt the rick rack would have fit even if I had thought about it. Also, I find the separation of bodice to skirt distracting, even with the coordinating lime green whipstitch piping. Oh well. Continue reading