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Wednesday, November 4, 2015


This is the first time I've ever sewed with a stretch knit fabric. about learning curve!

Most sewists probably would think this is a big fail. I ended up stretching the neckline a lot (like, A LOT) because I had to rip and re-sew it so many times to make everything fit, not because of the pattern but just because I'm an idiot. (I highly recommend this pattern:)

You know what, though? I love how this turned out and will probably wear it to death. The fabric feels so nice and comfortable, yo!

worn with Doc Martens

This fabric is polyster-lycra blend, I think. So soft....

Have you had projects/ideas that you didn't think would work out but ended up loving the result anyway?


  1. oh my gosh! how are you so amazing at doing all these projects! love the dress!

  2. Oh wow, I love this dress! The stretchy material sounds perfect, and I'm loving the polka dot pattern!

  3. I don't know anything about sewing and this dress looks great to me. You will probably wear it to death cause it's so versatile and comfy :)

    Rowena @ rolala loves

  4. Most of the projects I make make me think it won't work out at some point. Very often it doesn't really work out! Or I quit halfway, thinking I will finish it another time :-)

  5. Since I'm not a sewist, I think this turned out really great. Definitely looks super soft.

  6. That is the cutest dress! It looks so good on you! Emmy, you are not an idiot! You did an excellent job! There's nothing you can't make!

  7. Your dress is cute! I'm not a fan of sewing knits, but my mom has the magic touch :)

  8. Yep, turned out great!

  9. What a stunning look darling! I love the dress!!
    Coco et La vie en rose - Valeria Arizzi

  10. I used to be a seamstress and I think you did a great job for your first time. Sewing on stretchy fabric can be tricky as sewing on delicate fabrics. Great job Emmy. /Madison

  11. That looks amazing! You are my pretty much my hero Emmy.

  12. Absolutely stunning!
    Have a nice week-end!
    Gil Zetbase

  13. Such a cute dress amazing that you're able to create like that! Always wished I had learned to sew

  14. Well done... this kind of texture must be really difficult to sew!

    Have a great Saturday night :)

  15. Beautiful look!!! You are so pretty!!!
    Would you like to follow each other? let me know..
    Besos, desde EspaƱa, Marcela♥


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