Multi length sleeveless dress

My friend Ella came by for a sewing session today and made a new top for herself by tracing out a shirt she had. She made some interesting changes: increased the length and gave it a subtle high low hem, lowered the neckline, left off the collar, made it sleeveless. I’ll share a pic if she’ll send me one. 🙂

I made two pieces today. A friend gave me some pink and brown fleece fabric for my birthday last year. I’ve made doggy pyjamas with it and still had quite a bit left. So for my first piece, I made her a pair of pyjamas pants. They’re very fitting and have a fold over waist. I’ll share pics when I can convince her to let me post pics of her butt. Haha…

The second piece I made was a dress for me! Some time back I bought a box (or two) of mystery fabric. I’m pretty sure this came from the mystery box since I don’t typically select fabric with such bold color and print. I started by making a top and then added a full length skirt.

The skirt has some hidden tubes on the wrong side of the fabric to allow gathering. This means multiple different lengths are possible.

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Ella kindly agreed to model the dress for me. Thank you, Ella!

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Full length dress

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Mid calf length

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Knee length

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Lovely back view, Ella!

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