Tutorial Tuesday :: Bow Back Dress from Melly Sews
A unique and fun summer dress is always a great find, and this Bow Back Dress Tutorial by Melissa of Melly Sews is perfect! With the right accessories, this versatile sundress is ready for almost any occasion including beach trips, summer BBQs, nights out, and much more! I love this tutorial because Melissa takes you every step of the way with her thorough instructions and links to helpful resources. Happy Sewing!
The bow on this dress isn't just cute, it's practical! If you attach the bow in just the right spot, it provides the much needed coverage of your bra strap. Also, to keep everything secure, the middle of the bow snaps around your bra, holding everything in place and giving the bow it's fun shape.
For a lightweight and summer-ready dress, cotton jersey or cotton lycra knit fabric will be perfect. A few of my picks from the store:
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