As part of the Royal Wedding Sew Along, I'm excited to do something a little different than what I usually do--all finished outfits, all the time! Typically y'all see inspirational collages and to-do lists and then in a few weeks, a completed garment--as if I had Cinderella's fairy godmother toiling away in my sewing room. Doing a structured sew along means I'll be going slowly and taking y'all with me as I sew McCall's 7684 week by week.
This is a David Tutera dress with a bunch of mix-and-matchable options: a high square neck or a v neck, a few different lengths including a high-low option, and a plain, sash, or cummerbund-style waistband. I've chosen the shorter length for my skirt, the sash waistband, and the v-neck (and I'll be chatting next week about whether I decide to lower it slightly or not! I haven't decided yet).

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