It took a while, but I finally came around. I’m officially sold on wearing dresses. I’m not planning on replacing my whole wardrobe with them, but let’s say I now appreciate the femininity and ease that a dress offers.
When you are short on time and can’t decide on separates, a dress is simple solution.
Unfortunately, I did not get to make all of those lovely dresses for the summer as I had planned, but I managed to squeeze out this just before “Fall” showed up.
Now that I”m all for wearing dresses, am I brave enough to bear them in the winter?
Now, for capes (Simplicity 5794), this one I made was purely for costuming purposes, but I’m kind of diggin’ the effortlessness a cape/cloak presents: Just throw it on! No fiddling with buttons, belts, or buckles..just one hook on the neck to encase your body in warmth.
I added some trim to this basic cape to give it a little somethin’ somethin’.
I might consider making a fashion cape for this season. If I do, I better get on it now, because it’s already cold.