Portfolio: Modern Garments

Aqua Plissé Blouse

  • Simplicity #2690

Kimono style blouse with elastic empire waist. Made of cotton plissé in a turquoise print.

Aqua Blouse

Aqua Plissé Blouse

Sunset Dress

  • McCall’s #5805 (Modified)

Dress with surplice neckline and banded empire waist; with shirred details and self-bias trim. Made of striped cotton batik.

Sunset Dress

Sunset Dress

Closeup

Closeup of Shoulder Shirring

Aqua Gauze Skirt

  • McCall’s #5056

Skirt with godets and elastic/drawstring waist. Made of crinkled cotton gauze.

Aqua Skirt

Aqua Gauze Skirt

Aqua Plissé Dress

  • Simplicity #2886 (Modified)

Dress with hidden pockets and empire waist; bias-trim detailing, beading along waistband.

Aqua Plissé Dress

Aqua Plissé Dress

Closeup

Closeup of Beadwork

Green Dotted Dress

  • New Look #6886 (Modified)

Sleeveless dress with gathered front detail; finished seams, lingerie straps. Made of lightweight printed cotton with ribbon trim and contrast bias-bound hem.

Dotted Dress

Green Dotted Dress

Closeup of Bodice

Closeup of Bodice

Flannel Pajamas

  • New Look #6572 (Modified)

Long sleeved pajamas made of cream & mauve flannel. Trimmed with coordinating ombré organza ribbon.

Pajama Top

Pajama Top

Pajama Pants

Pajama Pants

A-Line Half Slip

  • New Look #6886 (Modified)

Half slip made of nylon tricot; lingerie elastic waist & scalloped hem.
~ ORIGINAL DESIGN ~

Half Slip

A-Line Half Slip

Closeup of Hem

Closeup of Scalloped Hem

Faux Button Skirts

  • Simplicity #7655 (Heavily Modified)

Custom A-Line skirt with faux button placket and patch pocket; faced hem, flat-felled seams. Five copies of this skirt made for a friend, in light and dark blue broadcloth, as well as tan, yellow, & lavender rayon-poly blend.
~ ORIGINAL DESIGN ~

Design Sketch

Design Sketch of A-Line Skirt

A-Line Skirt

Lilac A-Line Skirt

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