So you saw my first dress rescue...I have one more...but it was a little trickier.
And I loved how it turned out!
The white ruffled part was already on there, but again...this dress had a REALLY low neckline.
(about an inch of my bra cup was showing on each side!! And I wasn't gonna post a pic of it.)
But I couldn't rescue this one like my other three dresses. Hmmm...what to do?
I decided to alter the sleeves and pull it in about an inch in the shoulders to bring up the front.
By turning the dress inside out, I pinched the back and front necklines together and stitched a new shoulder seam (starting an inch down...tapering up to the corner seam for the shoulder).
The result is full coverage in the front :) and...a cute little capped sleeve!
There were belt loops on the sides...but no belt. No biggie...I had one that would work and with my altering, the waist line was shifted anyways. I snipped em off and here is the new waist line with a smart black belt.
Yippee! I'm wearing it to work tomorrow!
I'm linking to these great parties!