How To Refashion A Dress To A Top
Start with a long dress that fits well at the shoulders.
1
Cut away the waist seam…above AND below the seam.
2
Rip open side seam of bodice and adjust for fit.
3
Use the skirt portion to cut a peplum. Mine is 9” long.
4
Pin the skirt to your bodice. Match up side seams and grade out to the hip.
5
Pin the bodice to the peplum right sides together and sew.
6
Tada! A brand new top from an old dress!
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