Looking through old photographs recently, I stumbled on one of the dress I made for my senior prom. I remembered the soft, float-y material. And having my hair "done" at the hairdressers.....all that hairspray! Oh, how styles have changed.... Could it have possibly been that many years ago?
Interestingly enough, shortly after I saw the photo I happened to find the pattern from that dress on etsy. It's a few sizes larger, but then again, so am I :)
The version shown in blue is the style I stitched, making it floor length.
It has a double butterfly sleeve.
I'm always amazed when I see a pattern I recognize online, and I've purchased a few of the ones that I had made in the past. It's an inexpensive indulgence and it doesn't take as much space as collecting vintage cars I'd owned :)
....although it would be fun to drive my old Valiant again....
Stop by The August Break hosted at Susannah Conway's blog for more postings of "Something old" :)