Friday, December 23, 2016

Beaded Kameez to Beaded short dress

This thrifted beaded linen kameez was too long and too loose in the body but the short sleeves were very tight on my arms. It has incredible gold embroidery and beading and I wanted to make a simple pullover dress.

I transformed it into this pullover dress by cutting off the excess hem, the sleeves and added chest darts:

See more details on my blog.


RanchHouse said...

Great save. This made a perfect on you dress I can see you dress it up or down.

Chickie Walsh said...

That is so pretty, I like the new sleevless look.

jennifer elliott said...

Lovely job.

Jennifer, EOD

Marisa Glied said...

This is super pretty!!!!


Lovenicky said...

Thanks for your comments! It's an easy breezy dress that is perfect for the summer months.