Ok, so this is one of my favorite refashions I've ever done. I was initially pretty scared of the original dress. The pleats seemed daunting and I wasn't sure how I would make it wearable and modern.
Here is the before:
What I did:
1. Cut the dress in half and moved up the waist/skirt.
2. Removed the sleeves and hemmed at shoulder seam.
Here's what it ended up as:
Side by side:
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