DH's cousin's youngest daughter's weddings are coming in this month. I don't know why they have two weddings. I guess both families were too traditional to accommodate each other's wedding so they decided to have a wedding for each tradition.
Anyway as we'll have to go to two weddings, we have to prepare two sets of outfits for the weddings. So I hurried up these two dresses today. They literally took me a whole day. It's been raining whole day so I had a very good excuse to stay in the sewing room from 7am to 9pm. Of course I did some other things too.
This yellow background flowery fabric was given to me by a Freecycler
And this red flowery fabric was from Spotty's clearance table. They are both very nice cotton fabrics.
I used this pattern, which is from another Freecycler for the yellowish dress:
I copied a bit of ideas from this pattern, from the same Freecycler, for the red flowery dress. It's actually more like a jumper. The straps are too long I think.
I think they're quite big and will last DD for quite a few years....
updated 080928 DD wearing the red-white dress:
6 months ago