Red Ruby

This is my second attempt at the Ruby dress pattern that came free with Love Sewing magazine. I didn’t get around to blogging about the first one. I made it with some great African print fabric from a friend of mine. It’s lovely to wear, but there are a few niggles I’m not happy with, but only I would know about them.
This time I am nearer to happy. I adjusted the pattern so that the skirt fits the top (last time I added some pleats to put them together) and I took more care over the zip and hem. The fit is better immediately (I worked from the muslin I made and drew on initially) although I think some adjustments to the arm holes next time.

Can’t wait to wear it tomorrow.



3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Linda of Nice dress! Thanks, I made it!!
    Oct 06, 2014 @ 02:28:17

    I love the fabric!


  2. laflor5233
    Oct 06, 2014 @ 00:54:29

    Cute! Very cheerful.


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