McCalls 6696 Shirt Dress

by - 12:03

I was thinking of sewing a gingham dress for quite a long time but, surprisingly, I couldn't find an appropriate 100% cotton fabric. But as soon as I found one I picked it for my next project for Minerva Craft Blogger Network. Paired with McCalls 6696 pattern it was turned into a vintage style shirt dress.

As you can tell, I hacked this pattern by adding a full circle skirt and a side zipper. I prefer it this way but I'm sure I'm going to use this pattern in its original design too.

This pattern appears to be a bit loose in the waist and too tight in shoulders and underarm area. But those were the only adjustments I had to do.

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