Reversible fun

reversiblereversible.1 contrastThe Blue fabrics

Red reversible Print

From my stash

From my stash

The Red Fabrics

I found this pattern in 2014 and had been searching for the right combination of fabrics.

The Red linen was a fabric that I had in my stash for quite a while waiting for the right garment. The print was also in the stash waiting for the perfect design. This pattern seemed the answer , except the print was a little short so I needed to look for a complimentary color for the border strip on my shopping expedition . While searching I found the additional fabrics and wanted another border fabric as I thought it would add impact.

This is a great pattern to make, it was easy and for the blue combination I added cotton voile between the layers so that the fabric prints were not visible through the other side. The red combination is very dressy on the red side I feel and very casual on the print these will be great dresses for travel.

Happy Sewing

Sue 🙂

About suebsewbyme

Australian fabric fanatic who loves to sew and create interesting garments . Creativity is my mantra.
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4 Responses to Reversible fun

  1. frammajoy says:

    SO FUN! They are both darling. Thanks for all the pictures. I know how much work that is.
    Hugs, Joy

  2. Sew Style by Sarah Liz says:

    What an interesting dress – I passed the pattern up, but you have opened my eyes to a myriad possibilities :). I like both of your versions and the fact that each dress is really two!

  3. Lisa says:

    What an absolutely adorable dress! Perfect for hot and humid summers with that little extra wrap detail for fun. Thank you for sharing as I’ve added this cute pattern to my ‘to buy’ list!

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