Time for Autumn sewing! Actually, it’s supposed to be Winter already, but it is not that cold yet especially during the sunny hours. Looking into my pattern stash, Simplicity 1801 inspired me, with its billowy sleeves, structured midriff and gathered skirt.
Pattern:Simplicity 1801, Cynthia Rowley design, View A
Size made:6 (H5: sizes 6-14 included)
Pattern Pieces:11 for View A after eliminated pockets
Fabric:100%Rayon, 135cm width, 2m length, made in China, bought from Spotlight
New Techniques Used:Front & back yoke; Midriff; Side zip; Machine gathering
Modifications:Eliminated pockets; Shortened skirt by 11cm
Autumn is my favourite season (I think I’ve said this about 3 times now), it is just a beautiful time of the year in Queensland when it is warm, dry, with a gentle sun that feel so good on the skin.