Friday, 30 August 2013

Maria's Dress - An Update.

This post is just a bit of a brag - Maria has been kind enough to take a few extra photos.




Apparently she felt she looked so good in her new dress, she needed to get a new hair cut. She tells me all she needs is 10 more. Luckily, she also says she wants to learn to sew. ;) She's written a bit for the blog for me:

Everyone who's seen me in my dress so far has been extremely complimentary. I'm not surprised! I absolutely love it. It's super comfortable, and while I always hold my stomach in, with this I can relax and still love my shape. I know I'm not the only one who has trouble getting off the hanger clothes. It just goes to show most of us are wearing ill-fitting garments. 

If you're reading this, you must try it for yourself - I know I'm going to start learning how now. How have I managed this far with an entire wardrobe of clothes that don't fit?


4 comments:

  1. Sadly we do not all have someone who can make things that fit and flatter us.

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    1. Which is odd really, because two generations ago it wouldn't have been a problem!

      I think the main thing though is to be aware that it is the clothes and not our bodies which need to be different.

      Zoe.

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  2. Hello, I've found you via TSF. Your blog looks great. I especially love the pattern cutting information.
    Helen

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    1. Thanks Helen!
      I've checked yours out too. :)
      Stay tuned - I'm hoping I'll get lots more drafting focused stuff happening in the near future.

      Zoe

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