Autumn Leaves

Hi ,

My latest make is something made to comply with Make a garment a month

challenge. I used this fabricfabric dress 2a lovely autumn toned sheer pleated synthetic. I immediately decided I wanted another of the Vogue V1410. winter patterns.jpg2This pattern is my favorite at the moment as I intend to make it again for myself and for my sister in law. It is so versatile. I love that there are only 2  pattern pieces and the side seams are french seams so it has a lovely finish.

trimming french seams before encasing

trimming french seams before encasing

Sewing French seams

Sewing French seams

autumn leaf sheer dress button2

Attaching a button to inner side seam.

the three buttons for adjustments.

the three buttons for adjustments.

I found when I cut out this fabric that I was a little short. This meant I had to do some creative cutting and have a seam across the upper bodice, it works and I feel is not to noticeable. I made this to get me thru the warm early autumn days and into what is now quite cool weather. It is sleeveless so I add layers when I wear it.Here is a link to my previous post about this pattern it is a winner in my opinion.

Happy Sewing ,

Sue 🙂

Front View

Front View

Back View

Back View

About suebsewbyme

Australian fabric fanatic who loves to sew and create interesting garments . Creativity is my mantra.
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6 Responses to Autumn Leaves

  1. Barbara says:

    Love your fabric and such an interesting pattern. So good to have something different, it looks great.

  2. Love the fabric and the dress. Great work Sue. 🙂

  3. lovenicky says:

    Your dress looks way better than the pattern envelope. Awesome!

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