The one on the left was spotted alongside the green flowery one from yesterday. Except, it should not have been there, because that dress is an X large. Imagine my disappointment, I see that cute polka dot pattern and red details only to find that the garment wouldn't fit me. Unless...I didn't actually have a plan, I just tossed it in the cart. It was so cute, I thought it might be worth attempting a re-size.
|This is what it looks like when fitted properly.|
It has this gorgeous satiny material and prints that remind me of bricks. Also, this interesting boning (giggle) around the waist that made it look like it was flatter. But, zoom in on that ticket, eagle eye. It says 13-14. "No way; mislabeled," I scoffed heading for the dressing room stall.
|Look at those details! That fabric.|
I was planning on posting these two dresses as a "before" post and then eventually get around to the after. Then, I started on the re-do. It took like, 2 minutes.
All I did was hand stitch a few darts on each of the bust areas:
|The have snowmen on them: I guess they're mitten clips|