Denim on denim

Posted on November 17, 2017 by Nikki Brooks-Revis

Since I began my sewing journey I resisted making anything with denim, mainly because I'm a huge denim snob.  When it comes to my denim, I enjoy a soft, premium thicker fabric with a bit of stretch for comfort purposes.  After countless attempts at tracking down a denim that would be perfect for this top-stitched dress, I landed on this dark blue/black Ralph Lauren stretch denim at  Its two-way stretch provides just enough stretch for comfort and the stability you want in a denim.  It sews, cuts and irons beautifully and it's extremely easy to manipulate.


The pattern I used for this dress was the bodice to McCalls M5927 view B with the following alterations:

The waist bag was made using my free clutch tutorial with the following alterations:

Heels-Sergio Rossi

Sunglasses-Stella McCartney






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