Flip or Flop? I'm not sure yet....
I made this tunic out of voile fabric, so it's light and breezy. I took most of the pattern from McCall's M5436 but added my own "stuff" to make it easier and faster to sew. (see below)
Forget elastic caseing for the waist---I just used elastic thread in my bobbin and did one pass around the tunic.
Fast, simple, and pulled in the waist nicely.
Oh---and I didn't double hem anything-----
who has the time?
I just serged the edges and said "done". I like that.
The ruffles on the sleeves are with my new ruffle trick!
The sleeves are....big. I don't know if it's a look that works on me, but hey-I'll try it. I'm wearing leggings too-that look is definately not a great one for me, (bow-legged) but heck with it! It's Europe :o)
When I asked my wee one what she thought, this is the look I got: