The Village Haberdashery is that I am in the shop all the time and consequently end up wanting everything. A few weeks ago there was just enough of this amazing typewriter fabric in the sale section to make a Deer and Doe Belladone dress. It was fate.
Kona Rich Red was the perfect shade to set off the black and white. I finished the hem with bias binding instead of the facing called for in the pattern, just so I could add a little more red.
|Pattern matching? What pattern matching?|
|Look at that crochet loop!|
And what would a dressmaking post be without the traditional action shot? In case you can't tell, I'm pretending to type, not waiting for my manicure to dry.
I'm entering this into the Sew Dolly Clackett challenge. If you have a minute, check out the other entries - they are amazing!