Circle Magic


Over this Christmas break I made this little dress, using this great two faced fabric I posted in my first blog post. I used the ever so inspiring & mentally stimulating book, Pattern Magic. For the pattern I started with a simple short bodice block and transferred the darts into the circle & center front seam. Then I just added diagonal lines from the hip to shape the skirt. It took three few days, two muslin samples and a lot of coffee to complete!


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4 Responses to Circle Magic

  1. Oh I love this. Your fabric choice is just wonderful.

  2. Agreed, this is gorgeous! I have that book, and thumb through it lovingly, but you actually made something! And it is so good.

  3. Wow I love this! I got this book for Christmas and I haven’t been brave enough to attempt anything from it yet. This is exactly the inspiration I need, thank you!
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  4. Mariana says:

    You did a great job! I got the Pattern Magic books recently and I’m going to start working on a dress similar to yours, with the same circle insertion in a basic bodice. Can’t wait to see it finished 😀

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