Despite being a HUGE Liberty geek I don’t know the name of this print… so… this is Vogue 1739 in something blue. This frock is yet another survivor from OWOP 01, there are so many of them! I sure don’t know how to throw my hand-mades away. I blame the tana lawn it washes and wears fantastically.
I have updated this version. I un-picked and re-cut the top section as there was always an excess of fabric. I had originally cut a UK size 10 throughout whereas I actually need closer to a UK 6/8 at the top blossoming out to a much larger size lower down. Here’s a ‘before’:
Here she is now:
Do you like the bow? Even if you don’t take to the bow, trust me the fit is better and due to my better understanding of under-stitching I have even more or less tamed the accursed lining fabric. What do you know? I have learned something in the intervening years!
Have we reached the half-way point? I think that we have fellow, jolly OWOPers!