Todays progress has been slow. I have my sewing stuff set up in the dining room which is south facing with a huge window. Usually it's lovely.. but in the mad sunshine today it has been a giant greenhouse. I want to finish my dress but I also don't want to melt!
I have decided to modify the sleeves a little. The cut out shoulder is supposed to end with an elasticated band at elbow length and maybe it's the hot weather but I really don't fancy having fabric all gathered up tight around me there anymore. So at the end of the cold shoulder cut out I have popped a little button and left the rest of the seam open to flow in the
You can see in the photo that any hems are not looking great. I blame my lack of skills, and lack of an overlocker.