First the Pattern
What pattern have I made that I could turn into a cocktail dress? Running through the memory banks, the pattern that stood out was Butterick 7820 since if you look at the pattern art, it seems like it is supposed to be a late 30’s cocktail dress. My make was a cotton poly day dress but why not?
Second, the fabric.
|Can you tell this is black? At first is was just|
a black square. Black is so difficult to