I had bought a nice cotton chambray with a particular pattern in mind for a church dress, but have come to realize that I could use more casual dresses. Last summer, we went to several events that required more than jeans, but not so much “church” dresses. So, I made this one instead:
I used this pattern:
I reviewed it here. This is the first time I’ve made one of these Amazing Fit patterns and to be honest, I found it less than amazing. I don’t usually have fit issues and I almost always sew a straight size 12, so I found the extra fitting features confusing. When it was done, it was huge. I took the back seam in a lot.