Today's refashion is another one snagged from the Goodwill bins. It is a very lightweight blend of some sort (no materials tag to know for sure), so it definitely cost under $1. I was drawn by the pretty fabric and really wasn't sure what it would look like when worn. Oh man, it's a good one!
I believe this would be considered a caftan, but hard to say. A quick Google search resulted in many different looks. One thing is for sure, it has one serious bat wing! Too bad it has got to go!
There was a lot of pinning and sewing:
And fitting, then re-pinning and re-sewing and removal of excess:
Sleeves got 86'd and buttons were relocated. After a lot of effort, I ended up with a pretty darn cute dress:
But, not so fast! Head over to my blog, Hems And HaHa's, to see the whole process and to find out why wearing this to work resulted in an emergency trip to buy jeans on my lunch break! Oh well, win some, lose some! Have a good one all!