IMG_3532I’ve been super busy with making things for the shop, so I don’t make a lot of stuff for
us to actually keep and wear!  But I got the chance to try out the Sunki Dress by Figgy’s, so Eleanor totally got dibs on this one!IMG_3547

This fabric has been standing out to me every time I go to Joann’s, and it was perfect for the Sunki.  It has some structure to it, and the weight is perfect for fall and winter.  I used an off-white canvas for the pockets, and a gold zipper for the back!  It has instructions for a regular zipper, but I decided to do an exposed one.

It’s still a little big on Eleanor, but she’ll grow into it soon enough.  The style is meant to be a bit boxy, so if you have a narrow girl you might want to size down and add length.  It will be really cut with tights and boots, I think! IMG_3520

It’s not too tricky of a project. The pockets are probably the hardest part, but there is a tutorial right here with extra pictures to help.IMG_3502Check out Go To Patterns* for more fun projects.  I love this website because it is basically a collection of a bunch of the “best of” from a bunch of different designers.  Plus if you sign up for the newsletter you can get lots of coupons!
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